Monday 13 August 1928
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 13, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Raymond Lafaye and John Tidmarsh.
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 13 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1928 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
Famous Birthdays:13 August
- Fernand de La Tombelle: Composer, dies at 74.
- Soviet Union's Spartacan Games begin.