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 This day in History - January 29
426 Historic Events for January 29
1925

Anthony George, Endicott NY, actor (Untouchables, Checkmate)

Birth
1926

Bob Berry, cricketer (England slow lefty 1950)

Birth
1926

Abdus Salam, theoretical physicist

Birth
1927

4th German govt of Marx forms

Event
1927

Edward Abbey, US author (Desert Solitaire)

Birth
1928

Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66

Death
1928

Peter Byrne, actor (Postcards from America, Carry on Cabby)

Birth
1928

Bengt Hambraeus, composer

Birth
1928

Marinus Peijnenburg, Dutch politician

Birth
1929

William McMillan, US, rapid pistol (Olympic-gold-1960) [or Jul 3]

Birth
1929

Seeing Eye Guide Dog Organization forms

Event
1929

Elio Petri, Italy, director (Property is no theft)

Birth
1930

John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)

Birth
1931

Leslie Bricuse, English/US composer (Stop the world I want to get off)

Birth
1932

Test debut of Bill O'Reilly, vs South Africa at Adelaide

Event
1932

Clyde, Lord

Birth
1932

Raman Subba Row, CEO (Test/County Cricket Board)

Birth
1933

A C Alston, bibliographer

Birth
1933

German president von Hindenburg appoints Hitler chancellor

Event
1933

Margaret Laird, Commissioner (Third Church Estates)

Birth
1934

Fritz Haber, German chemist (Nobel 1918), dies at 65

Death
1934

Paul Gutama Soegijo, composer

Birth
1936

1st players elected to Baseball Hall of Fame-Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson

Event
1936

Malcolm Binns, concert pianist

Birth
1937

Bobby Scott, jazz singer

Birth