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Thursday 8 August 1935

1935-08-08

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Alice Adams, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
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Movies

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Alice Adams

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone

Country: United States

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China Seas

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Wallace Beery

Country: United States

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The Call of the Wild

Directed by: William Wellman

Starring: Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie

Country: United States

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The 39 Steps

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim

Country: United States

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Curly Top

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Shirley Temple, John Boles, Rochelle Hudson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Careuil: Belgian presenter on the RTBF (Radio Télévision Belge de la Communauté Française, the public broadcasting organization of the French Community of Belgium).
  • Donald P Bellisario: American television producer.
  • David Hamblin: British astrologer and psychotherapist, author of the book, "Harmonic Charts" (1983).
  • Ron Marlenee: (Rep-R-Montana, 1977- ).
  • Sandy Horn: Lesbian activist.
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Books

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Green Light

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Green Light, 1935 novel by Lloyd Douglas. Hardcover with dust jacket, 326 pages, published by Grosset & Dunlap.

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Vein of Iron

By: Ellen Glasgow

A novel that takes place in the Valley of Virginia, tracing the experience of a family with four generations of strong women.

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Of Time and the River

By: Thomas Wolfe

The second novel by the great American novelist now the subject of a major new film Genius starring Jude Law Colin Firth Dominic West and Nicole Kidman It is 1920 and Eugene Gant leaves the American South for Harvard New ...

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Time Out of Mind

By: Rachel Field

STATED FIRST PRINTING. March 1971 Signet(NAL) mass market paperback, Rachel Field (And Now Tomorrow). After the death of her father, ten year old Kate Fernald and her mother head to the coast of Maine where mom has a job as ...

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