Friday 10 May 1929
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Antonine Maillet and Dick Attlesey.
The Squall, directed by Alexander Korda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 10 May 1929
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Which were the important events of 10 May 1929 ?
- Saint Gordianus
- Saint Isidore the Laborer
- Saint John of Avila
- Saint Job
- Saint Quaratus and Quintus
- Saint Peter Van
- Saint William of Pontoise
- Buddha's Birthday in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and South Korea.
- Saint Francis of Assisi
- Saint Solange
- The first possible day on which Pentecost may fall.
- Akshaya Tritya in Hinduism.
- Astronomy Day in the United States.
- Birds' and Trees' Day in Hungary
- Memorial Day of Blessed Damien of Moloka'i
- Celebration of the Clandestine Retreat of Ma'at and Ra in Ancient Egypt.
- Constitution Day in the Federated States of Micronesia.
- Inauguration Day in South Africa.
- Mania (mythology) in Ancient Rome.
- The marriage of Shiva to Meenakshi in Madurai, India
- Antonine Maillet: French-Canadian novelist and playwright.
- Dick Attlesey
- Kurt Allgeier: German professional astrologer and journalist.
- Richard Attlesey: American athlete, a champion in track and field events.
- Jean Pollet: French figurative painter, rather unknown.
- Marquess of: Downshire.
- Audun Boysen: Norwegian runner (d. 2000).
- George Coe: American actor and producer (d. 2015).
- Jacques Grimbert: Colombes EXecutives.
- Brian Corby: CEO (Prudential).
- 64th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Muirfield Gullane.
- 55th Preakness: Louis Schaefer aboard Dr Freeland wins in 2:01.6.