Wednesday 12 December 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aitmatow and Lonesome Sundown.
A Woman of Affairs, directed by Clarence Brown, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Greene Murder Case by S. S. Van Dine was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1928 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Aitmatow: Writer.
- Lonesome Sundown: Blues singer / guitarist.
- Helen Frankenthaler in New York City: New York, USA; abstract expressionist artist (Arden).
- Helen Frankenthaler: American artist; one of the foremost contemporary abstract painters whose work was recognized by 1949.
- Chinghiz Aitmatov: Kyrgyzstani-born Soviet writer (Born 1928).
- Nichols / Brownes Wings over Europe, premieres in New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1928 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I'm Sorry, Sally - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
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