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1929
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Bolton Wanderers
Bolton Wanderers 2 Portsmouth 0
1929
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Maurice Dewaele
Belgium
1929
   President of the United States was   
Herbert Hoover
1929
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Henri Cochet
1929
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Helen Wills
1929
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Bill Tilden
d. Francis Hunter 3-6 6-3 4-6 6-2 6-4
1929
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Helen Wills
1929
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
John Gregory
1929
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Daphne Akhurst
1929
   winner of the French Open Men's Singles was   
René Lacoste
1929
   World Series Champions were the   
Philadelphia Athletics
Won in 5 games v. Chicago Cubs
1929
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Owen Young
In 1929, came up with the Young Plan to reduce Germany's war reparations. Plan foundered with the Depression.
1929
   was the year   
The First Oscars Were Awarded
Held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on May 16, 1929, honouring the year 1928, with "Wings" being named Best Picture.
1929
   was the year   
The Great Depression Began in the U.S.A.
Interestingly, the Wall Street Crash of 1929 may have been as much an effect of, rather than a cause of, the great depression. Opinion is divided.
1929
   was the year   
The Wall Street Crash Occurred
It started on "Black Tuesday" October 29, 1929, and its severity, alongside the great depression, meant that the market did not reach its pre-crash levels until 1955.
Jess Livermore
   is/was   
Famous As “Boy Plunger” for Short Selling During the Market Crashes of 1907 and 1929
Committed suicide at age 63
Dick Clark
   was born on   
November 30, 1929
1929
   the winner was   
Frank B. Kellogg
USA, 1856-1937; ex-Secretary of State;
Martin Luther King Jr.
   was born on   
January 15, 1929
American civil rights leader, assassinated in 1968
Roger Bannister
   was born on   
March 23, 1929
British runner; first man to run a sub four-minute mile
1929
   the winner was   
Thomas Mann
Germany, 1875-1955; "principally for his great novel Buddenbrooks, which has won steadily increased recognition as one of the classic works of contemporary literature"
1929
   the winner was   
The Broadway Melody
1929
   the winner was   
Clyde Van Dusen
Linus McAtee
1929
   the winner was   
Walter Hagen
At Muirfield
1929
   the winners were   
Harlequins I
1929
   Senior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Dodson
Sunbeam- 500cc
1929
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Hicks
Velocette- 350 cc
1929
   the winner was   
Helen Wills
Defeated Simone Passemard-Mathieu 6-3, 6-4
Holy See (Vatican City)
   gained independence in   
1929
11 February. Italy
1929
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Nightmarch
Jockey - Roy Reed, Trainer - A. McAulay, Owner - A. Louisson, Time - 3.26.50
1929
   was the year   
Martin Luther King Was Born
American civil rights leader, Jan. 15
1929
   was the year   
St Valentine's Day Massacre Occured
With the murder of 7 members of George "Bugs" Moran's gang, Al Capone took control of Chicago's North Side, but it also brought him to the attention of the federal government...
1929
      
Lateran Treaty
The Kingdom of Italy and the Vatican City formally recognize each other.
1929
      
Third Geneva Convention
Establishes rules for the treatment of prisoners of war.
Ivan Meštrovic
   created the sculpture   
Gregory of Nin, 1929
Nellie Walker
   created the sculpture   
Friendship and Character, 1929
1929
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Dr. Freeland
Louis Schaefer on board -- Trainer Thomas J. Healey -- Walter J. Salmon, Sr.-- 2:01.60
1929
   winner was   
Blue Larkspur
Mack Garner up, Trainer: Herbert J. Thompson, Owner: Edward R. Bradley -- 2:32.80
1929
   was won by   
John Longstaff
For the painting 'W. A. Holman, K.C.'
Audrey Hepburn
   was born on   
May 4, 1929
Brussels, Belgium
1929
   was won by   
Alike Frank
W. Wise
Hamilton Tigers
   won the Grey Cup in   
1929
Hamilton Tigers defeated Regina Roughriders 14-3 at AAA Grounds in Hamilton, Ontario on November 30, 1929
1929
   the winner was the   
Boston Bruins
March 4, 1929
   the oath was recited by   
Herbert C. Hoover
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by William H. Taft, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
Henderson 1929
   is   

Much better than Harley, what happened to them ??
Elie and Earlsferry Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1929
1929
   was the year   
The First Oscars Were Awarded
Held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on May 16, 1929, honouring the year 1928, with "Wings" being named Best Picture.
1929
   was the year   
The Great Depression Began in the U.S.A.
Interestingly, the Wall Street Crash of 1929 may have been as much an effect of, rather than a cause of, the great depression. Opinion is divided.
1929
   was the year   
Martin Luther King Was Born
American civil rights leader, Jan. 15
1929
   was the year   
The Wall Street Crash Occurred
It started on "Black Tuesday" October 29, 1929, and its severity, alongside the great depression, meant that the market did not reach its pre-crash levels until 1955.






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