Saturday 21 July 1928


It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Mating Call, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Mating Call

The Mating Call

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Evelyn Brent, Rene Adore

Country: United States

The Sad Sack

The Sad Sack

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Georges Pomis, Michel Simon, Flix Oudart

Country: United States

The Love of Jeanne Ney

The Love of Jeanne Ney

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: dith Jhanne, Uno Henning, Fritz Rasp

Country: United States

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Lights of New York

Lights of New York

Directed by: Bryan Foy

Starring: Helene Costello, Cullen Landis, Mary Carr

Country: United States

The Racket

The Racket

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Louis Wolheim, Marie Prevost

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 July 1928 ?

  • St. Zoticus
  • St. Victor of Marseilles
  • St. Barhadbesciabus
  • St. Arbogastus
  • Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
Famous Birthdays:
  • Nina Blanchard: American founder, in 1963, of the most prestigious modeling and theatrical agency of its time in Hollywood.
  • Marcel Gauthier: Canadian wrestler (d. 1998).
  • Sky Low: Canadian wrestler (d. 1998).
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ellen A Terry: Brits actress / director (Imperial Theatre), dies at 81.
  • 1st woman to win an olympic gold medal - Halina Knonpacka of Poland

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1751
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Julian H.G. Byng -- July 16, 1928
  • Vogue


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

The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song by John Galsworth

Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case by S. S. Van Dine

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

Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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