Thursday 9 August 1928
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bob Cousy and Camilla Wicks.
The Mysterious Lady, directed by Fred Niblo, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1928 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Bob Cousy: American basketball player: guard for the Celtics with whom he won six NBA Championships.
- Camilla Wicks: American violinist and educator.
- Dolores Wilson: American soprano and actress (d. 2010).
- Frederik II W: Grand Duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71.
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