Friday 27 January 1928
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marie Daëms and Jean-Michel Damase.
The Last Command, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
while The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1928 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Marie Daëms
- Jean-Michel Damase: Composer.
- Michael Craig: Indian-English actor and screenwriter.
- Alfred Brice: French murderer of his wife.
- Hans Modrow: Polish-German lawyer and politician 5th Prime Minister of East Germany.
- Marie Verstraete: Actress (Frou-Frou / Nora), dies at 74.
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