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Saturday 27 October 1928

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kyle Rote and Mohamed El. October (Ten Days that Shook the World), directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

October (Ten Days that Shook the World)

Directed by: Sergei M. Eisenstein

Starring: Boris Livanov, Nikolay Popov, Vasili Nikandrov

Country: United States

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Noah's Ark

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Dolores Costello, George O'Brien, Noah Beery

Country: United States

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Gösta Berlings saga

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Lars Hanson, Sven Scholander, Ellen Hartman-Cederstrm

Country: United States

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Kriemhild's Revenge

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Margarete Schn, Gertrud Arnold, Theodor Loos

Country: United States

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The Wedding March

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kyle Rote: NFL halfback (New York Giants 1951-61).
  • Mohamed El: France sport Champion.
  • Perry Smith: American homicide; teamed with Richard Hickock to kill the Clutter family on 11/15/1959, Holcomb, KS.
  • Gilles Vigneault: Canadian singer, songwriter, poet and publisher, a Quebec nationalist and sovereigntist.
  • Stefan Wewerka: German architect, designer and artist, who died on 14 September 2013 in Berlin.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1928 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Where'd You Get Those Eyes? - Vaughn De Leath

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1928?

  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1765
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Philip LaFollette -- Oct. 22, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1764

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

1928 Collier hardcover, S.S. Van Dine (The Philo Vance Murder Cases: 1-The Benson Murder Case & the 'Canary' Murder Case). A family in slowly being murdered off.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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