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Thursday 25 July 1929

1929-07-25

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). High Voltage, directed by Howard Higgin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

High Voltage

Directed by: Howard Higgin

Starring: William Boyd, Carole Lombard, Owen Moore

Country: United States

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Behind That Curtain

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Warner Baxter, Lois Moran, Gilbert Emery

Country: United States

Thunderbolt

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: George Bancroft, Fay Wray, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

The Hollywood Revue of 1929

Directed by: Charles F. Reisner

Starring: Conrad Nagel, Jack Benny, John Gilbert

Country: United States

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Nosferatu

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Max Schreck, Greta Schrder, Ruth Landshoff

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 25 July 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Thea
  • Roman festivals - Furinalia
  • Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
  • Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
  • Puerto Rico - Constitution Day (1952)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Judd Buchanan: Canadian businessman and politician 36th Canadian Minister of Public Works.
  • Somnath Chatterjee: Indian lawyer and politician 14th Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
  • Eddie Mazur: Canadian ice hockey player (Born 1929).
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Facts:
  • Pope Pius XI emerges from the Vatican and enters St. Peter's square in a huge procession witnessed by about 250,000 persons, thus ending nearly 60 years of papal self-imprisonment within the Vatican.
  • Red Crescent adopted as an additional LORCS emblem.
  • The Geneva Convention addresses the treatment of prisoners of war.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1929?

  • Time: President of the National Automobile Chamber of Commerce and of Packard Motor Co.
  • Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1803
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: David Sarnoff -- July 15, 1929

Books

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

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Erich Maria Remarque

Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches.

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Dodsworth

By: Sinclair Lewis

Dodsworth is a satirical novel by American writer Sinclair Lewis, about a retired fellow and his wife who tour Europe together in the 1920's. On their extensive travels across Europe they are soon caught up in vastly different lifestyles, and ...

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Dark Hester

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.

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The Bishop Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

This early work by S. S. Van Dine was originally published in 1928 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Bishop Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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