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Monday 17 June 1929

1929-06-17

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). 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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Livingston Farrand -- June 17, 1929
  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1798
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Oil State Governors -- June 10, 1929

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

This early work by S. S. Van Dine was originally published in 1928 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Bishop Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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