Thursday 23 February 1928
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
A Girl in Every Port, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 February 1928 ?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
- Duke of: Beaufort.
- Vasily Grigoryevich Lazarev: Siberia, USSR -- Cosmonaut (Soyuz 12, 18A).
- André Strappe: French footballer who played striker, and later served as a manager.
- Hans Herrmann: German race car driver.
- Vasily Lazarev: Russian colonel physician and astronaut (d. 1990).
- Vasili Lazarev: cosmonaut (d. 1990)
- Ralph Earnhardt: American race-car driver, the father of race champion Dale Earnhardt and grandfather of racer Dale, Jr.
- Margot Seitelman: German-American Executive Director of American Mensa since 1961 when she answered an ad in the New York Times. She married in 1951 and had three sons, who became Mensa members. She was well liked.
- Andre Strappe: France sport Champion
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