Thursday 14 February 1929, Valentine's Day
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Vic Morrow in Bronx and Matthew G Martinez American politician (Representative-Democrat-California.
The Iron Mask, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
while Dark Hester by Anne Douglas Sedgwick was one of the best selling books.
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- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Vic Morrow in Bronx: New York, USA; actor (Combat, Roots, Twilight Zone the Movie).
- Matthew G Martinez American politician (Representative-Democrat-California: 1982-).
- Moustache : French actor, jazz drummer and restaurateur.
- Vic Morrow: American actor (age 53), and two child actors are killed when struck by a helicopter during filming of Twilight Zone, The Movie in Valencia, California.
- Tom Burke: American runner (Born 1875).
- Saint Valentine's Day massacre: Seven people, six of them gangster rivals of Al Capone's gang, are murdered in Chicago, Illinois.
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