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Sunday 17 March 1929, St. Patrick's Day

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Florence Howe . Girls Gone Wild, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929 while All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque was one of the best selling books.
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TV Series

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Spite Marriage

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Buster Keaton, Dorothy Sebastian, Edward Earle

Country: United States

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Spies

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gerda Maurus, Willy Fritsch

Country: United States

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Wild Orchids

Directed by: Sidney Franklin

Starring: Greta Garbo, Lewis Stone, Nils Asther

Country: United States

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The Iron Mask

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Belle Bennett, Marguerite De La Motte

Country: United States

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The Canary Murder Case

Directed by: Malcolm St. Clair

Starring: William Powell, Jean Arthur, James Hall

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Florence Howe: American historian author and publisher founded The Feminist Press.
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Facts:
  • General Motors acquires German auto manufacturer Adam Opel.
  • Spanish dictator Primo de Rivera closes university of Madrid.

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What news were making the headlines those days in March 1929?

  • Science: Science vol. 69 issue 1785
  • Time: Secretary of State
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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Erich Maria Remarque

Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches.

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Dark Hester

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.

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The Bishop Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

This early work by S. S. Van Dine was originally published in 1928 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Bishop Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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Peder Victorious

By: O.E. Rolvaag

Peder Victorious, the sequel to Rölvaag's massive Giants in the Earth, continues the saga of the Norwegian settlers in the Dakotas.

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