Tuesday 1 January 1929, NewYear’s Day
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 1, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Christian Millau and Joseph Lombardo.
I Kiss Your Hand Madame, directed by Robert Land, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 January 1929
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1929 ?
- Christian Millau: French food critic and author.
- Holling Gustav Vapor: Character on Northern Exposure.
- Joseph Lombardo: American mafioso.
- Haruo Nakajima: Japanese actor.
- Larry King: American playwright, journalist, and novelist, best remembered for his 1978 Tony Award-nominated play "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas," which became a long-running production on Broadway and was later turned into a feature film starring Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning and Dolly Parton.
- Raymond Chow: Hong Kong film producer co-founded Orange Sky Golden Harvest.
- Roy Riegels runs 60 yards the wrong way with Rose Bowl fumble recovery.
- The former municipalities of Point Grey, British Columbia and South Vancouver, British Columbia are amalgamated into Vancouver.