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Sunday 8 April 1928

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eric Porter and John Gavin in Los Angeles. Laugh, Clown, Laugh, directed by Herbert Brenon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

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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Der Kaufmann von Venedig

Directed by: Peter Paul Felner

Starring: Werner Krauss, Henny Porten, Harry Liedtke

Country: United States

Speedy

Directed by: Ted Wilde

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert Woodruff

Country: United States

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The Trail of '98

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Ralph Forbes, Karl Dane

Country: United States

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 April 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1736
  • Time: Head of the Bank America National Association
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1735

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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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Videogames

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