Wednesday 17 October 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 17, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Zacharias J de Beer and Ivan Marinov.
Big Game, directed by Jalmari Helander, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 October 1928 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
- Ivan Marinov: Composer.
- Zacharias J de Beer: South African Physician / MP (DP).
- James "Junior" Gilliam American baseball player (Brooklyn Dodgers: National League rookie of year 1953).
- Julie Adams in Iowa: USA; actress (Away All Boats, Black Rose).
- Eli Elandon: Belgium sport Champion.
- Bob Schnelker: American football player, tight end, football coach, philadelphia eagles, ny giants, mn vikings, more.
- Bobby Walston: American college & pro football player, end-placekicker, s teams, married once, three children.