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..
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 ?
The Ghost Goes West
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
- Science: Science vol. 82 issue 2139
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
Published in 1935, George Santayana's The Last Puritan was the American philosopher's only novel. It became an instant best-seller, immediately linked in its painful voyage of self discovery to The Education of Henry Adams.
As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.
Tell the world why 8 January 1936 is such a special date for you!