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Thursday 3 May 1934

1934-05-03

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Blue Steel, directed by Robert Bradbury, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Blue Steel

Directed by: Robert Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Eleanor Hunt, George 'Gabby' Hayes

Country: United States

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Manhattan Melodrama

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Twentieth Century

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Barrymore, Carole Lombard, Walter Connolly

Country: United States

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The Black Cat

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

Starring: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, David Manners

Country: United States

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Tarzan and His Mate

Directed by: Cedric Gibbons

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 May 1934 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Apostle James the Lesser
  • Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
  • Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
  • Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
  • Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Georges Moustaki: French singer-songwriter of Greek origin, best known for his poetic rhythm, simplicity and composer of romantic songs.
  • Andrée Chauleur: French archivist, author of the books "Bibliotheques et archives: Comment se documenter?" (1978) and "De Dagobert a de Gaulle: Ecritures de la France" (1985).
  • Georg Kroll: Composer.
  • Henry Cooper: British pro boxer for 17 years with his first recognition by age 18.
  • Frankie Valli: American musician, the lead singer with the Four Seasons as well as a solo artist.
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Facts:
  • Bradman scores 206 Aust vs. Worcestershire, 210 mins, 27 fours

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  • Esquire
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert Lee Doughton -- Apr. 30, 1934
  • Science: Science vol. 79 issue 2052

Books

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Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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Lamb in His Bosom

By: Caroline Miller

In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

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So Red the Rose

By: Stark Young

Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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