Tuesday 20 August 1929US date format: 8/20/1929, UK date format: 20/8/1929
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 20, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Norma Connolly and Kevin Heffernan.
Our Modern Maidens, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1929 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Norma Connolly: Boston, Massachusetts -- Actress (Ruby Anderson- General Hospital).
- Kevin Heffernan: Irish footballer and manager (d. 2013).
- Lorenz Weinrich: German historian.
- 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward completed