Wednesday May 22, 1929
US date format: 5/22/1929, UK date format: 22/5/1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 22, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Philippe Venet and Asher Ben-Yohanan.
Un Chien Andalou, directed by Luis Buñuel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 22, 1929?