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Friday 4 October 1929

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 4, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Scotty Beckett and Scott Beckett. The Informer, directed by Arthur Robison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Informer

Directed by: Arthur Robison

Starring: Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson, Warwick Ward, Carl Harbord

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Small Timers

Directed by: Jonny Cruz

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Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

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

Country: United States

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Diary of a Lost Girl

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Louise Brooks, Josef Rovenský, Fritz Rasp, André Roanne

Country: United States

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Our Modern Maidens

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Joan Crawford, Rod La Rocque, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Anita Page

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Scotty Beckett: Oakland, California -- Actor (Listen Darling, Battleground).
  • Scott Beckett: American child actor from the age of three who played with Hollywood greats in top films before he was 10.
  • Mack E: American psychiatrist, Harvard Medical School professor and Pulitzer-Prize winner, Mack died in an automobile accident in London on September 27, 2004 where he had been attending a conference on T. E. Lawrence.
  • Leroy Van Dyke in Spring Fork: Missouri, USA; country singer ("Walk on By").
  • John Mack: American psychiatrist and author (d. 2004).
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Famous Deaths:
  • John Metzelaar: Dutch / US writer (Report on the Fishes), dies at 37.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 04, 1929 - Geocentric view

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