Sunday 17 March 1929
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Girls Gone Wild, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 March 1929 ?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
- Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
- Ancient Latvia - Kustonu Diena (return of the larks) observed
- Boston, Massachusetts - Evacuation Day
- Florence Howe: American historian author and publisher founded The Feminist Press.
- General Motors acquires German auto manufacturer Adam Opel.
- Spanish dictator Primo de Rivera closes university of Madrid.
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