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
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
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Movies

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Un Chien Andalou

Un Chien Andalou

Directed by: Luis Buñuel

Starring: Pierre Batcheff, Simone Mareuil, Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí

She Goes to War

She Goes to War

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, John Holland, Edmund Burns, Alma Rubens

The Black Watch

The Black Watch

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Myrna Loy, David Torrence, David Rollins

Country: United States of America

The Squall

The Squall

Directed by: Alexander Korda

Starring: Richard Tucker, Alice Joyce, Loretta Young, Carroll Nye

Where East Is East

Where East Is East

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lupe Velez, Estelle Taylor, Lloyd Hughes

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