Wednesday 12 December 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aitmatow and Lonesome Sundown.
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 12 December 1928 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Aitmatow: Writer.
- Lonesome Sundown: Blues singer / guitarist.
- Helen Frankenthaler in New York City: New York, USA; abstract expressionist artist (Arden).
- Helen Frankenthaler: American artist; one of the foremost contemporary abstract painters whose work was recognized by 1949.
- Chinghiz Aitmatov: Kyrgyzstani-born Soviet writer (Born 1928).
- Nichols / Brownes Wings over Europe, premieres in New York City
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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