Friday November 16, 1928

US date format: 11/16/1928, UK date format: 16/11/1928

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 16, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Clu Gulager and Clu Gulager in Holdenville. West of Zanzibar, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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West of Zanzibar

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lionel Barrymore, Mary Nolan, Warner Baxter

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Jim Huggins

Caught in the Draft

Directed by: David Butler

Storm Over Asia

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valéry Inkijinoff, Aleksandr Chistyakov

Country: United States of America

Laundry Man

Directed by: Johan Vandewoestijne


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 16, 1928?


  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
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