Wednesday 21 August 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Hallelujah!, directed by King Vidor, 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 21 August 1929 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada: Leader of South African Communist Party.
- Herman Badillo: Puerto Rican-American lawyer and politician (d. 2014).
- Marie Severin: American comic book artist and colorist.
- X J Kennedy: American poet.
- X Kennedy: American poet, translator, anthologist, editor, and author of children's literature and textbooks on English literature and poetry.
- Xj Kennedy: Dover Writer
- Chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town
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