Thursday 5 December 1929
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Bridges and Francis Galichon.
The Lost Zeppelin, directed by Edward Sloman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1929
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1929 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Jerry Bridges: Author.
- Francis Galichon: Neuilly sur seine EXecutives.
- Stanisław Bareja: Polish actor director and screenwriter (d. 1987).
- Madis Kõiv: Estonian physicist philosopher and author (d. 2014).
- 1st US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, NYC)
- First US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, New York City, New York).