Tuesday 8 May 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Theodore Sorensen and William Jay Sydeman.
Hangman's House, directed by June Collyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1928 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Theodore Sorensen: American lawyer and special counsel to John F. Kennedy (d. 2010).
- William Jay Sydeman: Composer.
- Lucien Meraint: France sport Champion.
- Robert Conley: American journalist (d. 2013).
- Ted Sorensen: American lawyer 8th White House Counsel (d. 2010).
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