Friday 8 February 1929
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Claude Rich and Christian Marin.
The Iron Mask, directed by Allan Dwan, 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 8 February 1929
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1929 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Claude Rich: Strasbourg Actor.
- Christian Marin: French film actor, best known for his role in 'Le gendarme' series (as "Merlot"), although he did not appear in the last two sequels.
- Maria Christina: Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (d. 1878).
- KOY-AM in Phoenix Arizona begins radio transmissions