Thursday 25 April 1929US date format: 4/25/1929, UK date format: 25/4/1929
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 25, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jose Angel Valente and Yvette Corlett.
The Squall, directed by Alexander Korda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Which were the important events of 25 April 1929 ?
- 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
- Jose Angel Valente: Spanish poet (A modo the esperanza).
- Yvette Corlett: Athlete.
- Hans-Joachim Rotzsch: German choral conductor, who led the Thomanerchor from 1972 until 1991 as the fifteenth Thomaskantor since Johann Sebastian Bach.
- Yvette Williams: New Zealand -- Long jumper (1952 Olympics - Gold Medalist).