Tuesday 7 August 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Herbert H Bateman and Abebe Bikila.
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 7 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 7 August 1928 ?
- Abebe Bikila: Ethiopian marathon runner (1960, 64 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Herbert H Bateman: (Rep-R-Virginia).
- James Randi: American professional skeptic, a well-known enemy of astrology and of anything in the metaphysical field.
- Betsy Byars: American author and academic.
- Owen Luder: English architect designed Tricorn Centre and Trinity Square.
- Romeo Muller: American actor and screenwriter (d. 1992).
- Herb Reed: American singer (The Platters) (d. 2012).