Wednesday 20 February 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Amanda Blake and William Walker.
Wild Orchids, directed by Sidney Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
while Dark Hester by Anne Douglas Sedgwick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1929 ?
- Amanda Blake: American actress (Gunsmoke), dies at age 60 (born 1929).
- William Walker: Scottish politician, a Conservative Member of Parliament returned at General Election 6/11/1987.
- Toshiro Mayuzumi: Yokohama, Japan -- Composer (Sphenogramme).
- Amanda Blake [Beverly Louise Neill] in Buffalo: New York, USA; actress (Kitty Russell - Gunsmoke).
- Bill Lee: American jazz pianist, composer, arranger, author, and music educator who was renowned for pioneering comprehensive music education, including jazz, at the collegiate level of a full liberal arts university.
- Efraim Allsalu: Estonian painter (d. 2006).
- Red Sox announce they will play Sunday games at Braves Field
- American Samoa organized as a territory of US.
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