Thursday 2 August 1928US date format: 8/2/1928, UK date format: 2/8/1928
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 2, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hugh Francis Lamprey and Malcolm Hilton.
Holding His Own, directed by Leslie Goodwins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 2 August 1928 ?
- St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
- St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
- St. Stephen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
- Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
- Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
- Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
- Day of airborne forces in Russia
Famous Birthdays:02 August
- Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
- Italy and Ethiopia sign the Italo-Ethiopian Treaty.