Tuesday 6 November 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eugen Jonas and Peter Matz in Pittsburgh.
Show People, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 November 1928 ?
- Eugen Jonas: Czechoslovakian astrologer, known for his work on the lunar cycle in relation to human conception and the sex of offspring.
- Peter Matz in Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania, USA; orchestra leader (Hullabaloo, Carol Burnett Show).
- Clevelanders vote to build a stadium with city bonds
- Jacob Schick patents 1st electric razor
- Herbert Hoover (Republican) beats Alfred E Smith (Democrat) for US President.
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