Saturday August 10, 1929

US date format: 8/10/1929, UK date format: 10/8/1929

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 10, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Joseph Ujlaki and John Alldis. Say It with Songs, directed by Lloyd Bacon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Say It with Songs

Say It with Songs

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: Al Jolson, Davey Lee, Marian Nixon, Holmes Herbert



Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton

Country: United States of America



Directed by: Edwin Carewe

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Roland Drew, Alec B. Francis, Donald Reed

The Single Standard

The Single Standard

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Greta Garbo, Nils Asther, Johnny Mack Brown, Dorothy Sebastian

The Wrecker

The Wrecker

Directed by: Géza von Bolváry

Starring: Carlyle Blackwell, Benita Hume, Joseph Striker, Winter Hall


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 10, 1929?


  • 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.
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  • Grover Alexander beats Phils 7-1 for his 373rd and last NL win

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