Sunday 5 August 1928US date format: 8/5/1928, UK date format: 5/8/1928
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 5, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Vittorio Chiusano and Ennio Mattarelli.
Holding His Own, directed by Leslie Goodwins, 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 5 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1928 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Vittorio Chiusano
- Ennio Mattarelli: Italian athlete who was the winner of a Gold Medal for the shot-put at the Tokyo Olympics in 1964.
- Valentina Fortunato: Italian theatre actress who was also active in television in the 1950s and the 1980s.