Tuesday 8 January 1929US date format: 1/8/1929, UK date format: 8/1/1929
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gerry Spence and Yves Le Borgne.
I Kiss Your Hand Madame, directed by Robert Land, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1929 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Gerry Spence: American attorney, a trial lawyer who was highly visible during notorious cases such as the Silkwood estate.
- Yves Le Borgne: French boxer, a lightweight who fought professionally between 1950-1956.
- Yves Leborgne: France sport Champion.
- Saeed Jaffrey: Indian-English actor (d. 2015).
- 1st telephone connection between Netherlands and West-Indies
- CBS radio network buys WABC in New York City