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Thursday 13 June 1929

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Robert W Scott and E McCarty. Thunderbolt, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Thunderbolt

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: George Bancroft, Fay Wray, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

The Hollywood Revue of 1929

Directed by: Charles F. Reisner

Starring: Conrad Nagel, Jack Benny, John Gilbert

Country: United States

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Nosferatu

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Max Schreck, Greta Schrder, Ruth Landshoff

Country: United States

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Piccadilly

Directed by: Gilda Gray

Starring: Gary Cooper, Walter Huston, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

The Valiant

Directed by: William K. Howard

Starring: Paul Muni, Marguerite Churchill, Johnny Mack Brown

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

British Movietone News (1929 TV Series)

British Movietone News

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 June 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Ragnobert, martyr [GTZ: Lyon]
  • Saint Valericus, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
  • Roman Empire ? Quinquatrus Minusculae held in honor of Minerva
  • Roman Empire ? seventh day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • USA ? World Children's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Robert W Scott: American politician, governor of North Carolina (d. 2009).
  • E McCarty: American film music historian, author, and bookstore owner.
  • Alan Civil: English French horn player (d. 1989).
  • Ralph McQuarrie: American illustrator (d. 2012).
  • Robert Scott: American farmer and politician 67th Governor of North Carolina (d. 2009).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1929?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Oil State Governors -- June 10, 1929
  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1797
  • Time: Anti-Saloon League leader Francis S. McBride

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Erich Maria Remarque

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.

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Dodsworth

By: Sinclair Lewis

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 ...

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Dark Hester

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.

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The Bishop Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

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.

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Videogames

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