January 1928 calendar

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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in January 1928.
The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on January 1928: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 1928?


Events

  • 01 Jan 1928 Algemeene Vereeniging Radio Omroep (AVRO) begins broadcasting (Neth)
  • 06 Jan 1928 Pope Pius XI publishes encyclical Mortalium animos (against oecumene)
  • 07 Jan 1928 The moat at the Tower of London, previously drained in 1843 (and planted with grass), is completely refilled by a tidal wave.
  • 10 Jan 1928 Soviet Union orders exile of Leon Trotsky.
  • 12 Jan 1928 U.S. murderer Ruth Snyder is executed at Ossining.
  • 17 Jan 1928 The OGPU arrests Lev Trotsky in Moscow he assumes a status of passive resistance.
  • 23 Jan 1928 Abenteuer of brave Soldier Schwejk premieres in Berlin
  • 26 Jan 1928 The volcanic island Anak Krakatau appears.
  • 28 Jan 1928 Christopher Hornsrud is chosen Prime Minister of Norway at age 101.
  • 30 Jan 1928 Bradman scores 134 not out (225 mins, 13 fours) NSW vs. Vic
  • 31 Jan 1928 Scotch tape first marketed by 3-M Company.

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Movies

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Show People

Show People

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Marion Davies, William Haines, Dell Henderson, Paul Ralli

Country: United States of America

The Patsy

The Patsy

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Marion Davies, Orville Caldwell, Marie Dressler, Lawrence Gray

Country: United States of America

The Smart Set

The Smart Set

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: William Haines, Jack Holt, Alice Day, Hobart Bosworth

Beggars of Life

Beggars of Life

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen, Blue Washington

Country: United States of America

Spies

Spies

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gerda Maurus, Willy Fritsch, Lien Deyers

Country: United States of America