Thursday 5 December 1929
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Glorifying the American Girl, directed by Millard Webb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1929 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Stanisław Bareja: Polish actor director and screenwriter (d. 1987).
- Madis Kõiv: Estonian physicist philosopher and author (d. 2014).
- Francis Galichon: Neuilly sur seine EXecutives.
- 1st US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, NYC)
- First US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, New York City, New York).
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