Saturday August 27, 1932
US date format: 8/27/1932, UK date format: 27/8/1932
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 27, 1932). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Antonia Fraser and François Glorieux.
Blondie of the Follies, directed by Edmund Goulding, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 27, 1932?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- 200,000 English textile workers strike