Friday 8 January 1937
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Sabotage, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1937 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Bob Eubanks in Flint: Michigan, USA; TV host (Newlywed Game).
- Louis Lepensec: Mellac Politician.
- Shirley Bassey: British-Welsh singer noted for her dynamic style and powerful voice.
- Dame Shirley Bassey: Welsh singer.
- Louis Le Pensec: French politician who is a member of the Socialist Party.
- Robert Moran: Composer
- Caroline Lacan: French noted offspring, the eldest child of famous psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan and his first wife, Marie-Louise Blondin. Caroline Lacan died in a road accident on 30 May 1973.
- John Felix August Korling: Composer, dies at 72.
- -50 degrees F (-45.6 degrees C), San Jacinto, Nevada (state record low).
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