Saturday 1 September 1928
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emrys James and Clifford Lincoln.
Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 September 1928 ?
- Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
- Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- Church of England - Saint Giles
- Cameroon - Jour d'Union Nationale Camerounaise
- Libya - Revolution Day (1969)
- Russia - Knowledge Day
- Singapore - Teacher's Day
- Start of the partridge-shooting season ("St.Partridge").
- Slovakia - Constitution Day
- Start of cold season.
- Start of new school year in many countries.
- Emrys James: Welsh actor (d. 1989).
- Clifford Lincoln: Mauritian-Canadian businessman and politician.
- George Maharis: Actor (Rich Man, Poor Man, Route 66).
- Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as King
- Ahmet Zogu declares Albania to be a monarchy and proclaims himself king.
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