Monday 8 August 1927
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Elis Juliana and Juri Kasakow.
Warning Shadows, directed by Arthur Robison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
while Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1927 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Elis Juliana: Antillian writer / poet (Lady of the Night: A flower).
- Juri Kasakow: Writer.
- Jim Weaver: American politician (Democrat-Representative-Oregon).
- Johnny Temple: American baseball player and coach (d. 1994).
- Maia Wojciechowska: Polish-American author (d. 2002).
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