Sunday 26 May 1929
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Piccadilly, directed by Gilda Gray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 26 May 1929 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
British Movietone News (1929 TV Series)
Which were the important events of 26 May 1929 ?
- Saint Germain of Paris
- Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
- Saint William of Aquitaine
- Saint Simitrius
- Saint Philip Neri (died 1595)
- Saint Lambert (d.1154)
- Saint Berenger (died 1093)
- Georgia - National Day
- Poland - Mother's Day
- Australia - National Sorry Day
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1929?
- Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1795
- Time: James J. Walker was the mayor of the City of New York
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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.
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 ...
Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.
The Bishop Murder Case (1928) is the fourth in a series of mystery novels by S. S. Van Dine about fictional detective Philo Vance. The detective solves a mystery built around a nursery rhyme.
Tell the world why 26 May 1929 is such a special date for you!