Thursday 30 August 1928
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alain Rey and Ruth Westerheimer.
Taxi for Two, directed by Del Lord, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 August 1928
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Which were the important events of 30 August 1928 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Alain Rey
- Ruth Westerheimer: Sex therapist (Dr Ruth).
- Johnny Mann in Baltimore: Maryland, USA; music director (Johnny Mann Stand Up and Cheer).
- Henri Frossard: Orthez physician.
- Bill Daily in Des Moines: Iowa, USA; actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart).
- Harvey Hart: Canadian director and producer (d. 1989).
- Johnny Mann: American singer-songwriter and conductor (d. 2014).
- Lloyd Casner: American race car driver and owner (Born 1928).
- Wilhelm Wien: German physicist and academic Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1928).
- Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India