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Wednesday 24 October 1928

1928-10-24

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Gösta Berlings saga, directed by Mauritz Stiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Gösta Berlings saga

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Lars Hanson, Sven Scholander, Ellen Hartman-Cederstrm

Country: United States

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Kriemhild's Revenge

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Margarete Schn, Gertrud Arnold, Theodor Loos

Country: United States

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The Wedding March

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States

4 Devils

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Mary Duncan, Charles Morton

Country: United States

Beggars of Life

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 October 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
  • Discordianism - Maladay
  • Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1928 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Where'd You Get Those Eyes? - Vaughn De Leath

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Philip LaFollette -- Oct. 22, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1764
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor Harry F. Byrd -- Oct. 15, 1928

Books

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

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

1928 Collier hardcover, S.S. Van Dine (The Philo Vance Murder Cases: 1-The Benson Murder Case & the 'Canary' Murder Case). A family in slowly being murdered off.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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