Saturday 15 December 1928
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Friedensreich Hundertwasser and Jimmy Nelson in Chicago.
A Woman of Affairs, directed by Clarence Brown, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 December 1928 ?
- Friedensreich Hundertwasser: Austrian-New Zealand painter and architect designed the Kuchlbauer Tower and Waldspirale (d. 2000).
- Jimmy Nelson in Chicago: Illinois, USA; ventriloquist (Nestles, Farfel).
- William Dickey: American poet and professor of English and creative writing at San Francisco State University.
- Stephen Sweeney: American electrical engineer and CEO of Boston Edison, a power utilities company.
- Ernest Ashworth: American singer-songwriter (d. 2009).
- Ida Haendel: Polish-English violinist and educator.
- Jerry Wallace: American singer and guitarist (d. 2008).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1928 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- You're the Cream in My Coffee - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
- Frank Crumit - A Gay Caballero
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