October 29th, 1929

October 29th, 1929, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 302 of 1929. The decade was the 1920s.

90 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since October 29th, 1929.

On This Date

Events that occurred on October 29th, 1929:

  • Black Tuesday (Stock Market Crash). This leads to the Great Depression.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 29th, 1929.

  • The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression occurs throughout the 1930s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 90 years, 9 months and 10 days have passed since October 29th, 1929.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 1929.
  • Leap Year: 1929 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 29th, 1929, will be 90 years of age.
  • People born in 1929 belong to the "Silent Generation" generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 29th, 1929, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1929 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 29th, 1929 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of October:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 29th of October:

  • Republic Day (Turkey)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Herbert Clark Hoover was the President of the United States on October 29th, 1929.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 29th, 1929 was probably conceived around the 19th of January, 1929. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 29th, 1929 is the 8th of August, 1930. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 29th, 1929.

  • 33,157 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,864,761,200 seconds have passed since the October 29th, 1929.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,342,221,400 times.
  • Since October 29th, 1929, earth has travelled approximately 1,478,216,779,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 477,460,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 246,369,463 steps. That's about 109,498 miles!
  • Since this date, 34,377,134 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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