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Tuesday 4 August 1936

1936-08-04

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Mary of Scotland, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Movies

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

Mary of Scotland

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, Florence Eldridge

Country: United States

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Satan Met a Lady

Directed by: William Dieterle

Starring: Bette Davis, Warren William, Alison Skipworth

Country: United States

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The Devil-Doll

Directed by: Lionel Barrymore

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

Suzy

Directed by: Geo. Fitzmaurice

Starring: Jean Harlow, Franchot Tone, Cary Grant

Country: United States

San Francisco

Directed by: Clark Gable

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
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Facts:
  • Ioannis Metaxas names himself Dictator of Greece
  • Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas suspends parliament and the Constitution and establishes the 4th of August Regime.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Charles P. Taft -- Aug. 3, 1936
  • Esquire
  • Time: Dentist in Boston and American Dental Association president

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

Written by the Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. As Santayana explained in the prologue, "in Oliver puritanism worked itself out to its logical end. He convinced himself, on puritan grounds, that it was wrong to be a puritan."

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

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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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