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Tuesday 4 December 1928

1928-12-04

It was Tuesday, 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

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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 4 December 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
  • R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
  • Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
  • International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
  • Navy Day in India
Famous Birthdays:
  • Russell L: Rogers; US Air Force/astronaut (X-20).
  • Jean-Claude Leny: French business leader, president of Framatome Group (a company that designs and maintains nuclear reactors).
  • Dena Dietrich in Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania, USA; actress (Dena - Karen, Ethel - The Ropers).
  • Hebe De Bonafini: Argentine activist, one of the founders of the Association of the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo, an organization of Argentine mothers whose children were disappeared during the Dirty War.
  • Dena Dietrich: American actress.
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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

It has long been a source of wonder to me why the leading criminological writers—men like Edmund Lester Pearson, H. B. Irving, Filson Young, Canon Brookes, William Bolitho, and Harold Eaton—have not devoted more space to the Greene tragedy; for ...

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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