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Sunday 1 March 1936

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Camille E Baly and Marion Farouk-Sluglett. Little Lord Fauntleroy, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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 30 days ?

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Freddie Bartholomew, Dolores Costello, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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The Walking Dead

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

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Wife vs. Secretary

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Follow the Fleet

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott

Country: United States

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Fred MacMurray, Henry Fonda

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The Hoover Dam is completed.
  • A strike occurs aboard the S.S. California, leading to the demise of the International Seamen's Union and the creation of the National Maritime Union.
  • Construction of Hoover Dam is completed.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1936?

  • Esquire
  • Time: World leaders Japanese Emperor Hirohito, Chinese leader Pu Yi, Russian dictator Joseph Stalin and Ch
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leni Riefenstahl -- Feb. 17, 1936

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Books

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

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely

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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Santayana's The Last Puritan, 1st Ed by George Santayana. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First edition. 602 pages. Hardcover w/Jacket. Solid copy, moderate wear

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

Sparkenbroke, by Morgan, Charles

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.

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Videogames

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