Wednesday 28 December 1932
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Clem Schouwenaars and Nichelle Nichols in Robbins.
Frisco Jenny, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
while The Fountain by Charles Morgan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 December 1932 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Clem Schouwenaars: Flemish poet / writer.
- Nichelle Nichols in Robbins: Illinois, USA; actress (Uhura-Star Trek).
- Dorsey Burnette in Memphis: Tennessee, USA; rocker ("Tall Oak Tree", "Hey Little One").
- Manuel Puig: Argentina writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57.
- Dhirubhai Ambani: Indian businessman (d. 2002).
- Nichelle Nichols: TV Actress
- Dorsey Burnette: American singer-songwriter (The Rock and Roll Trio) (d. 1979)
- Roy Hattersley: English journalist and politician Shadow Home Secretary
- Harry Howell: Canadian ice hockey player and coach
- Titien Sumarni: Indonesian actress (d. 1966)
- Jack Blackham: Australian cricketer (Born 1854).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1932 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Play, Fiddle, Play - Ted Lewis & His Band
- I've Told Ev'ry Little Star - Jack Denny & His Orchestra
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