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Wednesday 2 October 1929

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John Zochonis and Kenneth Leighton. Applause, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929 while Dark Hester by Anne Douglas Sedgwick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Applause

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

Starring: Helen Morgan, Joan Peers, Fuller Mellish Jr.

Country: United States

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Blackmail

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Sara Allgood

Country: United States

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Disraeli

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: George Arliss, Joan Bennett, Florence Arliss

Country: United States

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The Great Divide

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: Dorothy Mackaill, Ian Keith, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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The Great Gabbo

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Donald Douglas, Betty Compson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1929?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Ina Claire Gilbert -- Sep. 30, 1929
  • Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1813
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Christian K. Cagle -- Sep. 23, 1929

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Books

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

Dark Hester

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.

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

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Dodsworth

By: Sinclair Lewis

Dodsworth is a satirical novel by American writer Sinclair Lewis, about a retired fellow and his wife who tour Europe together in the 1920's. On their extensive travels across Europe they are soon caught up in vastly different lifestyles, and ...

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All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Erich Maria Remarque

Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches.

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