Friday August 03, 1928

US date format: 8/3/1928, UK date format: 3/8/1928

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 3, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Cécile Aubry and Henning Moritzen. Holding His Own, directed by Leslie Goodwins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Holding His Own

Directed by: Leslie Goodwins

Starring: Ben Turpin, Marvin Loback, Harry Martell

Face Value

Directed by: John Gray

City Slickers

Directed by: mgm

The Michigan Kid

Directed by: Irvin Willat

Starring: Conrad Nagel, Renée Adorée, Lloyd Whitlock, Fred Esmelton

Ride 'Em Cowboy

Directed by: Arthur Lubin


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 03, 1928?


  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
  • Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
  • St. Nicodemus
  • Niger - Independence Day
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  • Ray Barbuti saves US team from defeat in Amsterdam Olympics track events by winning 400m (47.8 seconds).

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