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Monday 3 December 1928

1928-12-03

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). West of Zanzibar, directed by Tod Browning, 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 months ?

West of Zanzibar

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lionel Barrymore, Mary Nolan

Country: United States

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The Wind

Directed by: Victor Seastrom

Starring: Lillian Gish, Lars Hanson, Montagu Love

Country: United States

Show People

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Marion Davies, William Haines, Dell Henderson

Country: United States

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October (Ten Days that Shook the World)

Directed by: Sergei M. Eisenstein

Starring: Boris Livanov, Nikolay Popov, Vasili Nikandrov

Country: United States

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Noah's Ark

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Dolores Costello, George O'Brien, Noah Beery

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 December 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • International Day of Disabled Persons - [1]
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Francis Xavier; also Saint Birinus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Thomas Foglietta: American politician and diplomat United States Ambassador to Italy (d. 2004).
  • Muhammad Rahman: Indian-Bangladeshi jurist and politician Prime Minister of Bangladesh (d. 2014).
  • Themo Lobos: Chilean comics writer and artist.
  • Carlo Giuffré: Italian stage, film and television actor and stage director, who has appeared in 93 films since 1950.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ezra Meeker: American pioneer and businessman (Born 1830).
Facts:
  • In Rio de Janeiro, a seaplane sent to greet Alberto Santos-Dumont crashes near Cap Arcona, killing all on board.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Orville Wright -- Dec. 3, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1770
  • Time: Bolshevik revolutionary and Soviet politician, President of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet

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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