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Friday 1 August 1930

US date format: 8/1/1930, UK date format: 1/8/1930

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 1, 1930). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Bourdieu and Geoffrey Holder. Sweethearts on Parade, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930 On TV people were watching Betty Boop.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Sweethearts on Parade

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Alice White, Lloyd Hughes, Marie Prevost, Kenneth Thomson

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Moby Dick

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: John Barrymore, Joan Bennett, Lloyd Hughes, Noble Johnson

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Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Bessie Love, Ned Sparks, Hugh Trevor, Ivan Lebedeff

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Sweet Kitty Bellairs

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: Claudia Dell, Ernest Torrence, Walter Pidgeon, Perry Askam

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The Oklahoma Cyclone

Directed by: John P. McCarthy

Starring: Bob Steele, Rita Rey, Al St. John, Charles King

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TV Series

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Betty Boop

Directed by: 42 Cartoons

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 1930 ?

  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Bourdieu: French sociologist and educator; a lecturer in Algeria, Paris and in Lille since 1959, where he was Director of Studies.
  • Geoffrey Holder: Brazilian dancer, actor, choreographer and director whose dance debut was in 1942.
  • Lawrence Eagleburger: American diplomat and politician he served as senior foreign policy expert to US Presidents for over 40 years.
  • Julie Bovasso: Brooklyn, New York -- Actress (Willie & Phil, Just Me & You).
  • Lionel Bart: English composer (Oliver!) (Born 1930).
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 01, 1930 - Geocentric view

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