Tuesday 11 December 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tomas Gutierrez Alea and Rafael Cortijo.
A Woman of Affairs, directed by Clarence Brown, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 December 1928 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
- Tomas Gutierrez Alea: Filmmaker.
- Rafael Cortijo: Puerto Rican musician, orchestra leader, and composer.
- NL President John Heydler proposes designated hitter for pitchers
- Buenos Aires (Argentina) police thwart an attempt on US President-elect Herbert Hoover.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1928 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I'm Sorry, Sally - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
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