Friday 22 August 1930
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gilmar and Edwin Deveny.
Animal Crackers, directed by Victor Heerman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 22 August 1930 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
See other famous people born on 22 August
Gilmar: Brazilian football player.
Edwin Deveny: American pianist with powerful technique, clarity and range.
Esposito : Belgian film actor of Italian descent.
Gylmar Neves: Brazilian footballer (d. 2013).
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1930?
- Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1860
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mrs. Thomas Hitchcock -- Aug. 18, 1930
- Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1859
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.
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.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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