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Wednesday 27 November 1929

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Billy Nair and Alan Simpson. Pandora's Box, directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Pandora's Box

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Francis Lederer

Country: United States

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The New Babylon

Directed by: Grigori Kozintsev

Starring: David Gutman, Yelena Kuzmina, Andrei Kostrichkin

Country: United States

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Der Schatz

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Albert Steinrck, Lucie Mannheim, Ilka Grning

Country: United States

The Show of Shows

Directed by: John G. Adolfi

Starring: Frank Fay, William Courtenay, H.B. Warner

Country: United States

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The Love Parade

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Jeanette MacDonald, Lupino Lane

Country: United States

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Find out your future

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 November 1929 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Billy Nair: South African union / SACP leader (20 yrs in Robbeneiland Prison).
  • Alan Simpson: British comedy scriptwriter, co-wrote "Get Well Soon", "Steptoe and Son", and "Casanova".
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1929 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. If I Had a Talking Picture of You - Johnny Hamp & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Actress and founder-directrix of Manhattan's Civic Repertory Theatre
  • Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1821
  • Time: Warden Lewis Edward Lawes of Sing Sing prison

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

When Joseph Cochrane Robin is found murdered in New York’s upper west side accompanied by a note quoting the nursery rhyme “Who Killed Cock Robin”, Philo Vance is called in by District Attorney Markham to help the police track down ...

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Videogames

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