Tuesday 15 May 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 15, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include William Schaffer .
Across to Singapore, directed by William Nigh, 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 15 May 1928
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Which were the important events of 15 May 1928 ?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
- International conscientious objectors' day.
- Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
- United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
- International day of families.
- Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
- William Schaffer: American businessman, owner of a bottled gas and welding distributorship.
- Umegatani Totaro I: Japanese sumo wrestler, the 15th Yokozuna (Born 1845).
- Mickey Mouse premiered in his first cartoon, Plane Crazy
- Walt Disney's first silent film featuring Mickey Mouse, Plane Crazy premieres as a sneak preview at a theatre on Sunset Boulevard, in Los Angeles, California.