Wednesday 21 August 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 21, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include X J Kennedy and Ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada.
Our Modern Maidens, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 August 1929
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1929 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada: Leader of South African Communist Party.
- X J Kennedy: American poet.
- X Kennedy: American poet, translator, anthologist, editor, and author of children's literature and textbooks on English literature and poetry.
- Xj Kennedy: Dover Writer.
- Herman Badillo: Puerto Rican-American lawyer and politician (d. 2014).
- Marie Severin: American comic book artist and colorist.
- Chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town