Saturday 2 February 1929US date format: 2/2/1929, UK date format: 2/2/1929
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 2, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard J Flamson and Vera Chytilova.
Weary River, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Which were the important events of 2 February 1929 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
- Richard J Flamson
- Vera Chytilova: Czech director.
- Richard Flamson: Los Angeles EXecutives.
- Sheila Allen: American actress and producer (d. 2013).
- Reiner Bredemeyer: Composer.
- Věra Chytilová: Czech actress director and screenwriter (d. 2014).
- John Holland: American computer scientist (d. 2015).
- George Band: English engineer and mountaineer (d. 2011).