Friday 12 August 1927
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Warning Shadows, directed by Arthur Robison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1927 ?
- Porter Wagoner: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2007).
- Howard Solomon: American executive and CEO of Forest Laboratories, a drug manufacturing company with 30% in generics and the majority of their licensing coming from foreign manufacturing.
- Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich: Cellist / conductor.
- Ralph Waite in White Plains: New York, USA; actor (John - The Waltons, Roots).
- Wings, the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens
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