Wednesday 25 April 1928
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 25, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cy Twombly and Leon Livingston.
Across to Singapore, directed by William Nigh, 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 25 April 1928
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Which were the important events of 25 April 1928 ?
- ANZAC Day (Australia, New Zealand).
- Saint Filo.
- Official Red Hat Society day.
- Carnation Revolution commemorated in Portugal (National Holiday).
- Roman Empire - Robigalia in honor of Robigus.
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of Haile Selassie's visit to Jamaica.
- Fuck the Earth Day - Declared by Jon Stewart in the April 24th, 2006 episode.
- Swaziland - National Flag Day.
- Faroe Islands - National Flag Day.
- Sinai Liberation Day, (Egypt), Celebrates the withdrawal of Israeli troops from the Sinai peninsula.
- Saint Anianus
- Alice Day - celebration of the relationship between Alice Liddell and Lewis Carroll.
- World Penguin Day
- Easter Sunday - 1886, 1943, 2038. In the Gregorian Calendar 25th April is the latest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (22nd March is the earliest).
- Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, falls on April 25 in 2006.
- Festa della Liberazione, (Italy), annual commemoration to mark the liberation of Italy at the end of the Second World War.
- Saint Ermin
- Saint Mark the Evangelist
- Cy Twombly: American-Italian painter and sculptor (d. 2011).
- Leon Livingston: American homicide: mentally ill, of below average intelligence and speech impaired with poor school grades.
- Vassar Clements: American fiddler (Old and in the Way) (d. 2005).
- Buddy, a German Shepherd, becomes first guide dog for the blind.