Sunday 29 May 1927
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dick Hillenius and Carl Toms.
The Unknown, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
while Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis 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 29 May 1927 ?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
- Venezuela: Tree Day.
- Saint Erwin
- Saint Maximinus of Trier
- Argentina: Army Day.
- Blessed Adhemar
- Carl Toms: Stage designer (1 Million BC, Moon Zero Two).
- Dick Hillenius: Dutch biologist / writer.
- Trevor Holdsworth: CEO (National Power).
- Thanasis Vegos: Greek actor (d. 2011).
- Karl Spreitz: Austrian-Canadian visual artist, photographer and filmmaker, also known as the co-designer of the first successful plastic refrigerator door gasket (still in use today).
- Jean Coutu: Canadian pharmacist and businessman founded the Jean Coutu Group.
- Thanasis Veggos: Greek actor and director (d. 2011).
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