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Tuesday 1 May 1928

1928-05-01

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). A Daughter of Destiny, directed by Henrik Galeen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

A Daughter of Destiny

Directed by: Henrik Galeen

Starring: Brigitte Helm, Paul Wegener, Ivn Petrovich

Country: United States

The Man Who Laughs

Directed by: Paul Leni

Starring: Mary Philbin, Conrad Veidt, Julius Molnar Jr.

Country: United States

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The Patsy

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Marion Davies, Orville Caldwell, Marie Dressler

Country: United States

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Laugh, Clown, Laugh

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Lon Chaney, Bernard Siegel, Loretta Young

Country: United States

Street Angel

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Natalie Kingston

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 May 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 6 children die and 10 injured by hailstones in Klausenburg, Romania
  • Drunken fascist Erich Wichman attacks VARA-radio transmitter
  • Lei Day begun (a Hawaiian celebration)
  • Pitcairn Airlines (later Eastern Airlines) begins service.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alfred E. Smith -- Apr. 30, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1739
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Ruth H. McCormick -- Apr. 23, 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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