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Monday 5 July 1937

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brooke Hayward in Los Angeles and Frouwke J Laning-Boersema. Easy Living, directed by Mitchell Leisen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937 On TV people were watching Wimbledon.
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 months ?

Easy Living

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Ray Milland

Country: United States

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Wee Willie Winkie

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Shirley Temple, Victor McLaglen, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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A Day at the Races

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx

Country: United States

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Kid Galahad

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart

Country: United States

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Charlie Chan at the Olympics

Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Warner Oland, Katherine DeMille, Pauline Moore

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Wimbledon

Starring: Sue Barker, John McEnroe, Tim Henman, Andy Murray

Country: United Kingdom

Sports Review

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom

For the Children

Starring: Mary Adams

Country: United Kingdom

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Queue for Song

Starring: Queenie Leonard, Dennis Van Thai

Country: United Kingdom

Masks Through the Ages

Starring: Duncan Melvin

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 July 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
  • Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Chicago Cub Frank Demaree gets 6 hits in 1st game and 2 in 2nd game
  • Republican offensive by Brunete in Spain
  • 117 degrees F (47 degrees C), Medicine Lake, Montana (state record).
  • Sino-Japanese War: Battle of Lugou Bridge (aka Marco Polo Bridge Incident): Japanese forces invade China (often seen as the beginning of World War II in Asia).
  • Peel Commission proposes partition of the British Mandate of Palestine into separate Arab and Jewish states.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1937?

  • Life: Corn Stalks
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor George Earle III -- July 5, 1937
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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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Northwest Passage (novel)

By: Kenneth Roberts

Northwest Passage is about the career of a great but hitherto almost unknown figure in colonial history major Rogers who's incredible exploits in the five years of the old French War prove him the greatest of all Indian Fighters equally ...

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

"Cronin's distinguished achievement....No one could have written as fine, honest, and moving a study of a young doctor as The Citadel without possessing great literary taste and skill."

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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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