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Monday 16 January 1928

US date format: 1/16/1928, UK date format: 16/1/1928

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 16, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ezra Sims and John William Fozard. High Stakes, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

High Stakes

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Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

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Dress Parade

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: William Boyd, Bessie Love, Hugh Allan, Walter Tennyson

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My Best Girl

Directed by: Sam Taylor

Starring: Mary Pickford, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Sunshine Hart, Lucien Littlefield

Country: United States

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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Directed by: Harry A. Pollard

Starring: Margarita Fischer, James B. Lowe, Arthur Edmund Carewe, George Siegmann

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ezra Sims: Composer.
  • John William Fozard: Aircraft designer.
  • Pilar Lorengar: Spanish (Aragonese) soprano who was best known for her interpretations of opera and the Spanish genre Zarzuela, and as a soprano for her full register, a youthful timbre as well as a distinctive vibrato.
  • William Kennedy: American journalist historian and author.
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Planetary positions on January 16, 1928 - Geocentric view

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