Saturday 22 December 1928
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Luiz Carlos Lisboa and Barbara Blackman.
The Spieler, directed by Tay Garnett, 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 December 1928
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1928 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
- Luiz Carlos Lisboa
- Barbara Blackman: Australian artists' model and muse, writer, essayist, librettist, letter writer and patron of the Arts.
- Luiz Lisboa: Brazilian journalist and writer of New Age topics.
- Piero Angelo: Italian writer (Control).
- Fredrik Barth: German-Norwegian anthropologist and academic (d. 2016).
- George Buck: Jr.
- Josh Weston: American economist and CEO of Automatic Data Processing, a computerized payroll and data processing service company.