Tuesday 21 August 1928
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Chris Brasher and Zdenek Lukas.
Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, 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 21 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1928 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Chris Brasher: English athlete (Born 1928).
- Gillian Sheen: England, United Kingdom -- Foils (1956 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Zdenek Lukas: Composer.
- Addison Farmer: American bassist (d. 1963).
- Art Farmer: American trumpet player and composer (The Jazztet) (d. 1999).
- Bud McFadin: American football player (d. 2006).
- WRNY began regularly scheduled television broadcasts in New York City.