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Sunday 1 January 1928, NewYear’s Day

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ernest R Tidyman and Jean Salignon. Sadie Thompson, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Sadie Thompson

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Blanche Friderici, Charles Lane

Country: United States

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The Circus

Directed by: Charlie Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Merna Kennedy, Al Ernest Garcia

Country: United States

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West Point

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: William Haines, Joan Crawford, William Bakewell

Country: United States

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Chicago

Directed by: Frank Urson

Starring: Phyllis Haver, Victor Varconi, Virginia Bradford

Country: United States

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A Texas Steer

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: Will Rogers, Louise Fazenda, Sam Hardy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 January 1928 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st US air-conditioned office building opens, San Antonio
  • Algemeene Vereeniging Radio Omroep (AVRO) begins broadcasting (Neth)
  • First US air-conditioned office building opens, San Antonio, New Mexico.
  • Boris Bazhanov defects through Iran. He is the only assistant of Joseph Stalin's secretariat to have defected from the Eastern Bloc.
  • Estonia changes its currency from the mark to the kroon.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1928 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Diane (I'm In Heaven When I See You Smile) - Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra
  2. The Soldier's Sweetheart - Jimmie Rodgers
  3. My Blue Heaven - Don Voorhees & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1928?

  • Science: Science vol. 66 issue 1722
  • Time: British Prime Minister
  • Science: Science vol. 66 issue 1721

Books

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

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene 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 Greene Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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