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Thursday 28 February 1929

1929-02-28

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Spies, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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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 ?

Spies

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gerda Maurus, Willy Fritsch

Country: United States

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Wild Orchids

Directed by: Sidney Franklin

Starring: Greta Garbo, Lewis Stone, Nils Asther

Country: United States

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The Iron Mask

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Belle Bennett, Marguerite De La Motte

Country: United States

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The Canary Murder Case

Directed by: Malcolm St. Clair

Starring: William Powell, Jean Arthur, James Hall

Country: United States

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The Loves of Casanova

Directed by: Alexandre Volkoff

Starring: Ivan Mozzhukhin, Suzanne Bianchetti, Diana Karenne

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

British Movietone News (1929 TV Series)

British Movietone News

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 February 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
  • Saint Silvana
  • Saint Rufinus
  • Saint Oswald (d. 992)
  • Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Frank Gehry: Canadian-American architect perhaps most famous for designing the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain in 1997 and the Walt Disney Concert Hall, home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, which opened in late October, 2003.
  • Hayden Fry: American football player and coach.
  • John Montague: American-Irish poet and academic.
  • Joseph Rouleau: Canadian opera singer and educator.
  • Frank O: Gehry; architect (Galleria - Oklahoma City).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Chicago Black Hawks lose record NHL 15th straight game at home.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: J. Pierpont Morgan -- Feb. 25, 1929
  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1782
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Albert Einstein -- Feb. 18, 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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