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Monday 5 April 1937

1937-04-05

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Marked Woman, directed by Lloyd Bacon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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Movies

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

Marked Woman

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Lola Lane

Country: United States

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Quality Street

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Franchot Tone, Eric Blore

Country: United States

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Swing High, Swing Low

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Charles Butterworth

Country: United States

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Lost Horizon

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States

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The Amazing Adventure

Directed by: Alfred Zeisler

Starring: Cary Grant, Mary Brian, Peter Gawthorne

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Queue for Song

Starring: Queenie Leonard, Dennis Van Thai

Country: United Kingdom

Masks Through the Ages

Starring: Duncan Melvin

Country: United Kingdom

Cook's Night Out

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom

Re-View

Starring: William Stephens, Roy Ellis, Queenie Leonard, Harry Foster

Country: United Kingdom

The Composer at the Piano

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 April 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Geeraard
  • The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
  • Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer
  • Arbor Day in South Korea
Famous Birthdays:
  • Allan R Thieme: American inventor.
  • Maggie Nalbandian: American astrologer and teacher.
  • Colin Powell: American military hero for his leadership in the Gulf War in January 1991.
  • Stuart May: senior partner (Theodore Goddard).
  • Colin Powell in The Bronx: New York, USA; General/advisor to President George Bush (National Security Affairs)/Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989-93)/Secretary of State (2001-).
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Books

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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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Northwest Passage (novel)

By: Kenneth Roberts

NORTHWEST PASSAGE [NOVEL]

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .

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And So-Victoria

By: Vaughan Wilkins

Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873

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