Wednesday 17 April 1929US date format: 4/17/1929, UK date format: 17/4/1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James Last and Lady [James] Mellon.
Where East Is East, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1929 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- James Last: German musician, a bandleader, composer, and arranger.
- Ed Townsend: Musician.
- Lady [James] Mellon: CEO (Volunteer Development Scotland).
- Peggy McKercher: 11th Chancellor of the University of Saskatchewan).
- Michael Forest: American actor.