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Thursday 10 May 1928

1928-05-10

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Hangman's House, directed by June Collyer, 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 ?

Hangman's House

Directed by: June Collyer

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Ralph Forbes, Karl Dane

Country: United States

Burning of the Red Lotus Monastery

Directed by: Shichuan Zhang

Starring: Die Hu, Jie Tang, Xianzhai Wang

Country: United States

Steamboat Bill, Jr.

Directed by: Chas. F. Reisner

Starring: Buster Keaton, Tom McGuire, Ernest Torrence

Country: United States

A Daughter of Destiny

Directed by: Henrik Galeen

Starring: Brigitte Helm, Paul Wegener, Ivn Petrovich

Country: United States

The Man Who Laughs

Directed by: Paul Leni

Starring: Mary Philbin, Conrad Veidt, Julius Molnar Jr.

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 May 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Gordianus
  • Saint Isidore the Laborer
  • Saint John of Avila
  • Saint Job
  • Saint Quaratus and Quintus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Arnold Ruutel: Estonian president.
  • Anabelle Buffet: French writer and singer.
  • Walter Yowarsky: American college and pro football player, a defensive and offensive lineman who played for the Washington Redskins, Detroit Lions, New York Giants, and San Francisco 49ers between 1951 and 1958.
  • Arnold Rüütel: Estonian agronomist and politician 3rd President of Estonia.
  • Lothar Schmid: German chess player (d. 2013).
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Facts:
  • WGY, Schenectady begins regular TV programming
  • The Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia commences operations.
  • The animated short ''Plane Crazy'' is released by Disney Studios in Los Angeles, featuring the first appearances of Mickey and Minnie Mouse.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert McCormick & Joseph Patterson -- May 7, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1740
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alfred E. Smith -- Apr. 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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