Wednesday 17 October 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Kriemhild's Revenge, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
- Bob Schnelker: American football player, tight end, football coach, philadelphia eagles, ny giants, mn vikings, more.
- Eli Elandon: Belgium sport Champion.
- James "Junior" Gilliam American baseball player (Brooklyn Dodgers: National League rookie of year 1953).
- Julie Adams in Iowa: USA; actress (Away All Boats, Black Rose).
- Ivan Marinov: Composer.
- Zacharias J de Beer: South African Physician / MP (DP)
- Bobby Walston: American college & pro football player, end-placekicker, s teams, married once, three children. After his active career, he worked in HR for the Chicago Bears. He died on 7 October 1987 at age 59 from a heart failure.
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