September 1929 calendar

September 1929

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1929.
The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1929: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1929?


  • 02 Sep 1929 Unilever forms by merger of Margarine Union and Lever Bros
  • 03 Sep 1929 Dow Jones hits a record peak of 381.17
  • 05 Sep 1929 French Premier A Briand requests a US of Europe
  • 07 Sep 1929 Steamer capsizes and sinks on Lake Näsijärvi near Tampere in Finland. One hundred thirty-six lives are lost.
  • 11 Sep 1929 San Francisco Mayor Rolph inaugurates new pedestrian traffic light system
  • 14 Sep 1929 49th US Mens Tennis: Bill Tilden beats Francis Hunter
  • 16 Sep 1929 Police shoots at strikers at Maastricht, 2 killed
  • 17 Sep 1929 British troops begin evacuating
  • 18 Sep 1929 Pirates loss to Braves and clinch NL pennant for the Cubs
  • 19 Sep 1929 Latvia Dictator A Woldemaras chased out
  • 21 Sep 1929 1st legal pass in Canada was thrown by Gerry Seiberling and 1st reception by Ralph Losie of Calgary Altomah-Tigers against Edmonton
  • 24 Sep 1929 Lt James H Doolittle guides a Consolidated N-Y-2 Biplane over Mitchell Field in New York in 1st all-instrument flight
  • 25 Sep 1929 Queen-mother Emma opens Antonie van Leeuwenhoek House in Amsterdam
  • 26 Sep 1929 John Schrober becomes chancellor of Austria
  • 28 Sep 1929 1st CF interception return for a touchdown
  • 24 Sep 1929 Jimmy Doolittle performs the first flight without a window, proving that full instrument flying from take off to landing is possible.


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?