Wednesday 8 January 1936
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Ghost Goes West, directed by Ren Clair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 8 January 1936 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Which were the important events of 8 January 1936 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1936?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Haile Selassie, Man of the Year -- Jan. 6, 1936
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Helen Hayes -- Dec. 30, 1935
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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
Santayana's The Last Puritan, 1st Ed by George Santayana. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First edition. 602 pages. Hardcover w/Jacket. Solid copy, moderate wear
"The best work of its kind. Throbs with life upon a hostile frontier ... doubly thrilling as Mr. Edmonds sets it down, touched with local color, lively with dialogue, bright with suspense".
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