Tuesday 8 February 1938
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1938 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
See other famous people born on 08 February
Ray Sharpe: Singer.
Richard Idemon: American teacher who counseled, taught and lectured psychotherapy and psychology for astrologers from 1969.
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1938?
- Life: Gary Cooper
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: John L. Lewis -- Feb. 7, 1938
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend.
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. . . .
6th printing. Little wear to boards. Content lightly toned with foxing to endpapers. DJ has chips to edges and toning.
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 ...
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