Wednesday May 29, 1929

US date format: 5/29/1929, UK date format: 29/5/1929

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 29, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Peter Higgs and Katie Boyle [Lady Sander Saunders]. Un Chien Andalou, directed by Luis Buñuel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Un Chien Andalou

Directed by: Luis Buñuel

Starring: Pierre Batcheff, Simone Mareuil, Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí

She Goes to War

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, John Holland, Edmund Burns, Alma Rubens

The Black Watch

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Myrna Loy, David Torrence, David Rollins

Country: United States of America

The Squall

Directed by: Alexander Korda

Starring: Richard Tucker, Alice Joyce, Loretta Young, Carroll Nye

Where East Is East

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lupe Velez, Estelle Taylor, Lloyd Hughes


Historical Events

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  • Nigeria: Democracy Day.
  • Saint Theodosia
  • Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
  • United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
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