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Tuesday 29 April 1930

1930-04-29

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). One Romantic Night, directed by Paul L. Stein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
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Movies

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

One Romantic Night

Directed by: Paul L. Stein

Starring: Lillian Gish, Rod La Rocque, Conrad Nagel

Country: United States

Asphalt

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Albert Steinrck, Else Heller, Gustav Frhlich

Country: United States

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Old and New

Directed by: Grigori Aleksandrov

Starring: Marfa Lapkina, M. Ivanin, Konstantin Vasilyev

Country: United States

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Paramount on Parade

Directed by: Dorothy Arzner

Starring: Jean Arthur, Clara Bow, Maurice Chevalier

Country: United States

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All Quiet on the Western Front

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim, John Wray

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 April 1930 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
  • Saint Hugh of Cluny
  • International Dance Day.
  • Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
  • Greenery Day (1989-2006).
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Facts:
  • Telephone connection England-Australia goes into service.
  • North Sea floodgate at Ijmuiden (biggest in world) officially opens.
  • 123 runs are scored in 7 Major League Baseball games.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1930?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leopold Stokowski -- Apr. 28, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 71 issue 1843
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Philip Snowden -- Apr. 21, 1930

Books

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

Cimarron

By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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Exile

By: Warwick Deeping

1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

1930. American writer and playwright, he is best known for the Pulitzer Prize awarded his play Our Town in 1938. His second novel, The Bridge of San Luis Rey won the Pulitzer Prize in 1928.

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Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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