Sunday 21 September 1930


It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Scarlet Pages, directed by Ray Enright, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

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Scarlet Pages

Scarlet Pages

Directed by: Ray Enright

Starring: Elsie Ferguson, Marian Nixon, John Halliday

Country: United States

Soup to Nuts

Soup to Nuts

Directed by: Benjamin Stoloff

Starring: Ted Healy, Charles Winninger, Frances McCoy

Country: United States

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Madam Satan

Madam Satan

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, Lillian Roth

Country: United States

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Outward Bound

Outward Bound

Directed by: Robert Milton

Starring: Leslie Howard, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Beryl Mercer

Country: United States

Storm Over Asia

Storm Over Asia

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valry Inkijinoff

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 September 1930 ?

  • Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
  • International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
  • In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
  • Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
  • Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dawn Addams: British actress on-screen from 1951 in international films with three years in Hollywood.
  • Georges Meyer: French business leader, head of the Galeries Lafayette Group from 1987 until his death in 1998.
  • John Morgan: Welsh-Canadian actor and screenwriter (d. 2004).
  • Bob Stokoe: English footballer and manager (d. 2004).
  • John Kennedy: American merchandise marketer and CEO in charge of Federal Paper Board, a wood pulp manufacturing company.
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  • Johann Ostermeyer patents the flashbulb.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1930?

  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1864
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Harold S. Vanderbilt -- Sep. 15, 1930


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

Cimarron by Edna Ferber


By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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Exile by Warwick Deeping


By: Warwick Deeping

Light wear to red boards, firm binding, light age spotting. Gift inscription to title page. Edges of dustwrapper a little chipped and torn. Colonial edition stated on dustwrapper

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The Woman of Andros by Thornton Wilder

The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

1930. American writer and playwright, he is best known for the Pulitzer Prize awarded his play Our Town in 1938. His second novel, The Bridge of San Luis Rey won the Pulitzer Prize in 1928.

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Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes

Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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