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Saturday 1 February 1941

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anatoliy Firssov and Franco Nones. Western Union, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Western Union

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Robert Young, Randolph Scott, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery, Gene Raymond

Country: United States

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High Sierra

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Alan Curtis

Country: United States

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The Reluctant Dragon

Directed by: Alfred L. Werker

Starring: Robert Benchley, Frances Gifford, Buddy Pepper

Country: United States

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Night Train to Munich

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 February 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
  • In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
  • Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
  • The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
  • The start of Black History Month in the United States.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Anatoliy Firssov: USSR -- Ice hockey play (1964, 68, 72 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
  • Franco Nones: Italy -- 30K cross country skier (1968 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
  • Robert Walmsley: British Vice-Admiral.
  • Karl Dall: German comedian and television personality.
  • Neil Marbell: American pro astrologer, Geocosmic News Editor and a member of NCGR.
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Facts:
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1941?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Churchills
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Phillip Murray -- Jan. 27, 1941

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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This Above All

By: Eric Knight

Quoted from Wikipedia: "This Above All (1941) is a novel by Eric Knight. It was adapted into an Academy Award winning movie in 1942. The title of the novel is derived from a quote by Polonius in William Shakespeare's Hamlet ...

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

This novel deals with early slave trade and shipping between England and the Ivory coast in Africa. There are love stories between the charactors and one that is interracial.

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Videogames

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