Wednesday 14 August 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 14, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Louise M Slaughter and Hewlett Thompson.
Blackmail, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1929 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Hewlett Thompson: Bishop of Exeter.
- Louise M Slaughter: (Rep-D-New York).
- Oliver Neville: Principal (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts).
- Kinnaird McKee: American admiral (d. 2013).
- Gene Scott: American pastor and broadcaster (d. 2005).
- Dick Tiger: Nigerian-born boxer (Born 1929).
- Jewish Agency for Palestine forms