Friday 10 August 1928
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eddie Fisher and Eddie Fisher in Philadelphia.
Holding His Own, directed by Leslie Goodwins, 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 10 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 10 August 1928 ?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Eddie Fisher: American crooner of the 1950's.
- Eddie Fisher in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania; singer ("Oh My Papa", "Lady of Spain").
- Jimmy Dean: American country music singer, television host, actor and businessman.
- Ray Mundt: American executive and CEO in charge of Alco Standard, a paper distributor and office equipment company.
- Jimmy Dean in Texas: USA; actor/singer (Jimmy Dean Show, Diamonds are Forever).
- Gerino Gerini: Italian race car driver (d. 2013).
- Gus Mercurio: American-born Australian actor (d. 2010).
- Alice G0Lde: Corbeil-Essonnes physician.
- Rex Cherryman: American actor (Born 1897).