This was 280th day of the year and 86 days remained in the year.
"The Jazz Singer," the first full-length talking picture, starring Al Jolson, debuted.
Japanese-American broadcaster, Iva Toguri D'Aquino (Tokyo Rose), was sentenced to 10 years in prison and fined $10,000 for treason.
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