Thursday 27 February 1930
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lieux Dressler and Joanne Woodward in Thomasville.
City Girl, directed by F.W. Murnau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
while Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 27 February 1930 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Lieux Dressler: Actress (Alice Grant- General Hospital).
- Joanne Woodward in Thomasville: Georgia, USA; actress (The Three Faces of Eve, Rachel).
- Rolly Crump in Pasadena: California, USA; Disney employee 1952-96, artist of films, Disneyland attractions, TV shows, parades, named Disney Legend in 2004.
- Paul von Rague Schleyer: American chemist.
- Joanne Woodward: American actress who won the Best Actress Oscar in March 1958 for the film "Three Faces of Eve.
- Giancarlo Cade: Italy sport Champion
- Jovan Krkobabić: Serbian politician Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia (d. 2014)
- Peter Stone: American screenwriter and producer (d. 2003)
- Paul von Ragué Schleyer: American chemist and academic (d. 2014)
- Bouvet Island declared a Norwegian dependency.
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