Wednesday 22 August 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Karlheinz Stockhausen and Pierrette Bruno.
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 22 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1928 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Karlheinz Stockhausen: German composer and pianist whose career has generated excitement and controversy.
- Pierrette Bruno
- John Lupton in Highland Park: Illinois, USA; actor (Tom - Broken Arrow).
- Alice Baber: American artist, her style was abstract expressionism.
- Tinga Seisay: Sierra Leonean diplomat and pro-democracy advocate.
- Alfred E. Smith accepts the Democratic presidential nomination, with ''WGY/W2XB'' simulcasting the event on radio and television.