Wednesday 15 May 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Jacquot and Peggy Pope in Montclair.
The Squall, directed by Alexander Korda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 May 1929
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Which were the important events of 15 May 1929 ?
- 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.
- Pierre Jacquot: French aritst, painter.
- Peggy Pope in Montclair: New Jersey, USA; actress (Billy, Mrs David - Soap).
- Jacques Montouchet: French lawyer, a former member of the Supreme Judicial Council.
- George Selden: American author (d. 1989).
- Fire in X-ray film stock kills 125 at Crile Clinic (Cleveland, Ohio, USA).