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Saturday 29 June 1929

1929-06-29

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. 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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Movies

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

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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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 29 June 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pat Brown: American actress.
  • Oriana Fallaci: Italian writer, a world-known award-winning journalist whose style is compared to Henry Kissinger.
  • Michio Mamaia: Composer.
  • Johnny Ace in Memphis: Tennessee, USA; ballad singer ("My Song").
  • Peter George: American weight lifter, the winner of a Gold Medal in the 1952 Olympics and a Silver Medal in the 1956 Olympics.
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Facts:
  • 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field, California
  • Mexico and Vatican sign Concord
  • First high-speed jet wind tunnel completed, at Langley Field, California, USA.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1800
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Max Schmeling -- June 24, 1929
  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1799

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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