Sunday 5 February 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Made for Each Other, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1939 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
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- Generalisimo Francisco Franco becomes the 68th ''Caudillo de Espana'', or Leader of Spain.
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1939?
- Life: Air cadet
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry E. Sigerist -- Jan. 30, 1939
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanized—and sometimes outraged—millions of readers. First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story ...
This number-one bestselling novel is based on the true story of one of the most notorious murder cases in French history. The heroine, Henriette Deluzy-Desportes, governess to the children of the Duc de Praslin, found herself strangely drawn to her ...
With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.
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