Friday 26 July 1929
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean Shepherd and Alexis Weissenberg in Sofia.
High Voltage, directed by Howard Higgin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
while Dodsworth by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1929 ?
- Jean Shepherd: Humorist (Playboy satire Award 1966, 1967, 1969).
- Alexis Weissenberg in Sofia: Bulgaria; pianist (Levintritt-1948).
- Marc Lalonde: Canadian lawyer and politician 34th Canadian Minister of Justice.
- Joe Jackson: American manager, boxer and talent scout, the patriarch of the Jackson family.
- Alexis Weissenberg: Bulgarian-French pianist and educator (d. 2012).
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