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Thursday 9 August 1928

1928-08-09

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Mysterious Lady, directed by Fred Niblo, 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 ?

The Mysterious Lady

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Gustav von Seyffertitz

Country: United States

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Lilac Time

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Colleen Moore, Gary Cooper, Burr McIntosh

Country: United States

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The Mating Call

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Evelyn Brent, Rene Adore

Country: United States

The Sad Sack

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Georges Pomis, Michel Simon, Flix Oudart

Country: United States

The Love of Jeanne Ney

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: dith Jhanne, Uno Henning, Fritz Rasp

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 August 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
  • St. Edith Stein
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bob Cousy: American basketball player: guard for the Celtics with whom he won six NBA Championships.
  • Camilla Wicks: American violinist and educator.
  • Dolores Wilson: American soprano and actress (d. 2010).
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King Albert I -- Aug. 6, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1753
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Melvin A. Traylor -- July 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

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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