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Wednesday 8 February 1928

1928-02-08

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Four Sons, directed by John Ford, 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 ?

Four Sons

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: James Hall, Margaret Mann, Charles Morton

Country: United States

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The Chaser

Directed by: Harry Langdon

Starring: Harry Langdon, Gladys McConnell, Helen Hayward

Country: United States

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The Last Command

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Emil Jannings, Evelyn Brent, William Powell

Country: United States

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The Divine Woman

Directed by: Victor Seastrom

Starring: Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson, Lowell Sherman

Country: United States

Sadie Thompson

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Blanche Friderici, Charles Lane

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 February 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st transatlantic TV image received, Hartsdale, New York
  • Scottish inventor J Blaird demonstrates color-TV.
  • First transatlantic TV image received, in Hartsdale, New York, USA.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Vincent Astor -- Feb. 6, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1727
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Myron T. Herrick -- Jan. 30, 1928

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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