Wednesday 8 May 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include V N and Jean-Pierre Nicola.
The Valiant, directed by William K. Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
while Roper's Row by Warwick Deeping was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1929 ?
- 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
- V N: M Korte-van Hemel; Dutch Secretary of Justice (CDA).
- Jean-Pierre Nicola: French astrologer, an influence and teacher of a number of well known European astrologers such as Françoise Hardy and Catherine Aubier.
- Jane Roberts: American mystic, the author of the "Seth" books, dictated by a discarnate entity.
- Dean Werries: American operations merchandising marketeer and CEO of Fleming, the nations largest wholesale food distributor.
- Claude Castonguay: Canadian banker and politician.
- Jan Mayen island, 500 km NNE of Iceland, is incorporated into Norway.
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