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Sunday 21 October 1928

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mario Pinto [the Andrade] and Edward "Whitey". Gösta Berlings saga, directed by Mauritz Stiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Gösta Berlings saga

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Lars Hanson, Sven Scholander, Ellen Hartman-Cederstrm

Country: United States

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Kriemhild's Revenge

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Margarete Schn, Gertrud Arnold, Theodor Loos

Country: United States

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The Wedding March

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States

4 Devils

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Mary Duncan, Charles Morton

Country: United States

Beggars of Life

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 October 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1928?

  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1764
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor Harry F. Byrd -- Oct. 15, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1763

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

This early work by S. S. Van Dine was originally published in 1928 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Greene Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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