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Wednesday 6 October 1937

1937-10-06

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Stage Door, directed by Gregory LaCava, 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 ?

Stage Door

Directed by: Gregory LaCava

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou

Country: United States

Something to Sing About

Directed by: Victor Schertzinger

Starring: James Cagney, Evelyn Daw, William Frawley

Country: United States

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The Lower Depths

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Jean Gabin, Suzy Prim, Louis Jouvet

Country: United States

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The Prisoner of Zenda

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Ronald Colman, Madeleine Carroll, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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Dead End

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Joel McCrea, Humphrey Bogart

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Body-Line

Country: United Kingdom

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Round the Film Studios

Starring: Patrick Barr, John Paddy Carstairs, John Clements, Joan Gardner

Country: United Kingdom

The Mizzen Cross Trees

Starring: Edward Crowther, John Goss, Taylor Harris, Roderick Jones

Country: United Kingdom

Wimbledon

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

Country: United Kingdom

Sports Review

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Emilio Isgrò: Italian artist, painter, poet, playwright and writer.
  • Mario Capecchi: Italian-born Nobel Prize winner, distinguished American professor, researcher and recipient of many international awards for his work on gene targeting.
  • Robert Johnston: Scottish-American military Major General, a two-star U.S.
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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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