Sunday 16 December 1928
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Philip K Dick and Peter Nailor.
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 16 December 1928 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Philip K Dick: American author (Born 1928).
- Peter Nailor: Civil servant / historian.
- Philip K[indred] Dick: United States -- Sci-fi author (Hugo-1963, Blade Runner).
- Philip Dick: American author of over 100 stories in sci-fi and fantasy magazines under the pseudonym Richard Phillips.
- Terry Carter: American actor director and producer.
- Elinor Wylie: American poet and writer (Born 1885).
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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