Tuesday 8 May 1928US date format: 5/8/1928, UK date format: 8/5/1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gérard Buhr and Benny Martin.
Across to Singapore, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 May 1928
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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
- Gérard Buhr
- Benny Martin
- Lucien Meraint: France sport Champion.
- Robert Conley: American journalist (d. 2013).
- Theodore C. Sorensen: Lawyer.
- Ted Sorensen: American lawyer 8th White House Counsel (d. 2010).
- Theodore Sorensen: American lawyer and special counsel to John F. Kennedy (d. 2010).
- William Jay Sydeman: Composer.