Friday 17 August 1928US date format: 8/17/1928, UK date format: 17/8/1928
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean R Adams and Thomas Jefferson Anderson.
Holding His Own, directed by Leslie Goodwins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1928 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes