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Thursday 1 March 1928

1928-03-01

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). A Girl in Every Port, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

A Girl in Every Port

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Robert Armstrong, Louise Brooks

Country: United States

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Doomsday

Directed by: Rowland V. Lee

Starring: Florence Vidor, Gary Cooper, Lawrence Grant

Country: United States

The Crowd

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, James Murray, Bert Roach

Country: United States

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Four Sons

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: James Hall, Margaret Mann, Charles Morton

Country: United States

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The Chaser

Directed by: Harry Langdon

Starring: Harry Langdon, Gladys McConnell, Helen Hayward

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Rivette: French director, the controversial filmmaker of French new wave whose few, unorthodox films have baffled or bored some critics and fascinated others.
  • Seymour Papert: South African mathematician.
  • Giovanni Zuddas: Italian boxer, a bantam weight who took the silver in the 1948 Olympics.
  • Philippe Tesson: French editor and manager of the newspaper "Quotidien de Paris," among other publications.
  • Charles Miller: American executive and CEO of Avery, an office supplies product manufacturing company.
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Baby Basset Hound -- Feb. 27, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1730
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Admiral Charles Hughes -- Feb. 20, 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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