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Sunday 1 July 1928

1928-07-01

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Lights of New York, directed by Bryan Foy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Lights of New York

Directed by: Bryan Foy

Starring: Helene Costello, Cullen Landis, Mary Carr

Country: United States

The Racket

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Louis Wolheim, Marie Prevost

Country: United States

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Lonesome

Directed by: Paul Fejos

Starring: Barbara Kent, Glenn Tryon, Fay Holderness

Country: United States

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The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: June, Ivor Novello, Marie Ault

Country: United States

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The Hands of Orlac

Directed by: Robert Wiene

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Alexandra Sorina, Fritz Kortner

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Volker Wangenheim: Composer.
  • Bobby Day: American singer-songwriter pianist and producer (The Hollywood Flames and Bob & Earl) (d. 1990).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1928?

  • Vogue
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1748
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Joseph Robinson -- June 25, 1928

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

1928 Collier hardcover, S.S. Van Dine (The Philo Vance Murder Cases: 1-The Benson Murder Case & the 'Canary' Murder Case). A family in slowly being murdered off.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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