Tuesday 8 January 1929
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. 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..
What the sky looked like on 8 January 1929
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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