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Friday 31 August 1928

US date format: 8/31/1928, UK date format: 31/8/1928

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 31, 1928). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Solidarity (Polish trade union) and James Coburn. Taxi for Two, directed by Del Lord, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Taxi for Two

Directed by: Del Lord

Starring: Jack Cooper, Virginia Vance, Otto Fries, Andy Clyde

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Our Dancing Daughters

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Joan Crawford, Johnny Mack Brown, Nils Asther, Dorothy Sebastian

Country: United States

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Why Babies Leave Home

Directed by: Leslie Goodwins

Starring: Ben Turpin, Jack Lloyd

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Holding His Own

Directed by: Leslie Goodwins

Starring: Ben Turpin, Marvin Loback, Harry Martell

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City Slickers

Directed by: mgm

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 August 1928 ?

  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
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  • Brecht and Weils Dreigroschenoper premieres
  • ''The Threepenny Opera'' () by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill opens at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm, Berlin.
  • Richard Byrd leaves New York for the Arctic.
  • Zog I, Skanderbeg III, the President of Albania, is crowned as the King of Albania.

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Planetary positions on August 31, 1928 - Geocentric view

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