Thursday 3 May 1928
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jeanne Bal and Julien Guiomar.
Across to Singapore, directed by William Nigh, 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 3 May 1928
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1928 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Jeanne Bal
- Julien Guiomar
- Dave Dudley: American singer-songwriter (d. 2003).
- George Eckstein
- Jacques-Louis Lions: French mathematician (d. 2001).
- François Gourguillon: French Catholic bishop, the Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Reims and Titular Bishop of Suas, who died on 23 November 2007.
- James Brown in Augusta: Georgia, USA; singer/jail bird, soul brother #1 ("Hot Pants").
- Jeanne Bal in Santa Monica: California, USA; actress (Pat - Love and Marriage).
- Japanese atrocities in Jinan, China.