Wednesday 22 August 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Patriot, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1928 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- John Lupton in Highland Park: Illinois, USA; actor (Tom - Broken Arrow).
- Karlheinz Stockhausen: German composer and pianist whose career has generated excitement and controversy.
- Alice Baber: American artist, her style was abstract expressionism.
- Tinga Seisay: Sierra Leonean diplomat and pro-democracy advocate.
- Alfred E. Smith accepts the Democratic presidential nomination, with ''WGY/W2XB'' simulcasting the event on radio and television.
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