Thursday 27 August 1931
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sri Chinmoy and Joe Cunningham.
Waterloo Bridge, directed by James Whale, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
while Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Television Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1931 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Sri Chinmoy: Chinmoy Kumar Ghose founder of the meditation centres (Born 1931).
- Joe Cunningham: American baseball player and coach.
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