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Friday 19 October 1928

1928-10-19

It was Friday, 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
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Kriemhild's Revenge

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Margarete Schn, Gertrud Arnold, Theodor Loos

Country: United States

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The Wedding March

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States

4 Devils

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Mary Duncan, Charles Morton

Country: United States

Beggars of Life

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

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The Docks of New York

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: George Bancroft, Betty Compson, Olga Baclanova

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
  • Buff Cobb: Florence, Italy -- Actress (Masquerade Party).
  • Mustapha Zitouni: Algerian-born pro soccer player for France and later for Algeria.
  • Lou Scheimer: American animator producer and voice actor co-founded the Filmation Company (d. 2013).
  • Philippe Sechet: Nogent sur Marne EXecutives.
See other famous people born on 19 October
Facts:
  • William Edward Hickman is executed at San Quentin prison for the 1927 murder of Marion Parker.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1928?

  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1764
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor Harry F. Byrd -- Oct. 15, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1763

Books

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

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

It has long been a source of wonder to me why the leading criminological writers—men like Edmund Lester Pearson, H. B. Irving, Filson Young, Canon Brookes, William Bolitho, and Harold Eaton—have not devoted more space to the Greene tragedy; for ...

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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