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Saturday 30 August 1930

1930-08-30

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Storm Over Asia, directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin, 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 ?

Storm Over Asia

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valry Inkijinoff

Country: United States

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Animal Crackers

Directed by: Victor Heerman

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx

Country: United States

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Monte Carlo

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Jeanette MacDonald, Jack Buchanan, Claud Allister

Country: United States

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Abraham Lincoln

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Walter Huston, Una Merkel, William L. Thorne

Country: United States

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Romance

Directed by: Greta Garbo

Starring: Ina Claire, Fredric March, Henrietta Crosman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Warren Buffett: American accountant and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.
  • Noel Harford: New Zealand cricketer and basketball player (d. 1981).
  • Paul Poupard: French ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic Cardinal, and the President for the Pontifical Council for Culture.
  • Warren Burger: United States -- Author (The Midas Touch).
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1861
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Wilbert Robinson -- Aug. 25, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1860

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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