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Friday 23 August 1929

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 23, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Vera Miles and Loretto Petrucci. Our Modern Maidens, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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What the sky looked like on 23 August 1929

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Movies

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Our Modern Maidens

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Joan Crawford, Rod La Rocque, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Anita Page

Country: United States

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Blackmail

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton

Country: United States

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I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen

Directed by: Not specifed

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High Voltage

Directed by: Howard Higgin

Starring: William Boyd, Carole Lombard, Owen Moore, Phillips Smalley

Country: United States

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Crazy Feet

Directed by: Warren Doane

Starring: Charley Chase, Thelma Todd, Eddie Dunn, Edgar Kennedy

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
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Facts:
  • Arabs attack Jews in Israel
  • Hebron Massacre during the 1929 Palestine riots: Arab attack on the Jewish community in Hebron in the British Mandate of Palestine, continuing until the next day, resulted in the death of 65-68 Jews and the remaining Jews being forced to leave the city.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 23, 1929 - Geocentric view

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