Friday 9 August 1929
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dixie Ross and Abdi İpekçi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 9 August 1929 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 9 August 1929 ?
- 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
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
See other famous people born on 09 August
Dixie Ross: American entertainer, who used the stage name Elmira.
Abdi İpekçi: Turkish journalist and activist (d. 1979).
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1929?
- Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1806
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Arthur M. Hyde -- Aug. 5, 1929
- Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1805
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches.
Dodsworth is a satirical novel by American writer Sinclair Lewis, about a retired fellow and his wife who tour Europe together in the 1920's. On their extensive travels across Europe they are soon caught up in vastly different lifestyles, and ...
Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.
From dust jacket notes: "Amateur sleuth Philo Vance uses his innate analytical skills to solve four of the most puzzling murder cases ever to emerge from the district attorney's office in New York City.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 9 August 1929 is such a special date for you!