Friday 1 February 1929US date format: 2/1/1929, UK date format: 1/2/1929
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 1, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Weary River, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
- The start of Black History Month in the United States.
- Imbolc - the first day of Spring in Ireland (Irish Calendar), one of the eight solar holidays in the Wheel of the Year.
- St. Veridiana
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- August Otto Halm: Composer, dies at 59.