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Saturday 6 October 1928

1928-10-06

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Wedding March, directed by Erich von Stroheim, 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 ?

The Wedding March

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States

4 Devils

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Mary Duncan, Charles Morton

Country: United States

Beggars of Life

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

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The Docks of New York

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: George Bancroft, Betty Compson, Olga Baclanova

Country: United States

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The Cameraman

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Buster Keaton, Marceline Day, Harold Goodwin

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
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Facts:
  • 11th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Five Farms Country Club - Baltimore
  • Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek becomes President of China
  • Josip Broz (Tito) sentenced to 5 years in jail
  • Chiang Kai-Shek becomes Chairman of the Republic of China.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1762
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alexander Meiklejohn -- Oct. 1, 1928
  • Vogue

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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