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Tuesday 28 August 1928

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James Wild and F William Free. Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, 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 months ?

Our Dancing Daughters

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Joan Crawford, Johnny Mack Brown, Nils Asther

Country: United States

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The Patriot

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Emil Jannings, Lewis Stone, Florence Vidor

Country: United States

The Mysterious Lady

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Gustav von Seyffertitz

Country: United States

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Lilac Time

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Colleen Moore, Gary Cooper, Burr McIntosh

Country: United States

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The Mating Call

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Evelyn Brent, Rene Adore

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
  • James Wild: Music teacher.
  • F William Free: American advertising executive (d. 2003).
  • Salem : American football quarterback and defensive back.
  • F Free: American businessman (d. 2003).
  • Vilayat Khan: Indian sitar player and composer (d. 2004).
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Pundit Frank Richardson Kent, columnist and Vice President of the Baltimore Sun.
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1756
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Richard E. Byrd -- Aug. 20, 1928

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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