Thursday January 24, 1929

US date format: 1/24/1929, UK date format: 24/1/1929

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 24, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Réda and Jacques Reda. The Broadway Melody, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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The Broadway Melody

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Bessie Love, Anita Page, Charles King, The Angeles Twins

Country: United States of America

Early Mourning

Directed by: Ben Hartley

I Kiss Your Hand Madame

Directed by: Robert Land

Starring: Harry Liedtke, Marlene Dietrich, Pierre de Guingand, Károly Huszár

The Cavalier

Directed by: Irvin Willat

Starring: Richard Talmadge, Barbara Bedford, Nora Cecil, David Torrence

Storm Over Asia

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valéry Inkijinoff, Aleksandr Chistyakov

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

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  • Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
  • Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra

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