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Tuesday 8 July 1941

1941-07-08

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Sergeant York, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Sergeant York

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie

Country: United States

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The Big Store

Directed by: Charles Riesner

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx

Country: United States

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Out of the Fog

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Ida Lupino, John Garfield, Thomas Mitchell

Country: United States

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Man Hunt

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Joan Bennett, George Sanders

Country: United States

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Billy the Kid

Directed by: David Miller

Starring: Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy, Ian Hunter

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dario Gradi: Italian-English footballer coach and manager.
See other famous people born on 08 July
Famous Deaths:
  • Philippe Gaubert: French musician, a flutist, composer and conductor who led many important premieres such as "Masques et Bergamasques," 1919, "Padmâvati, 1923, "Bacchus et Ariane," 1931, and "La Chartreuse de Parme," 1939.
  • Moses Schorr: Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (Born 1874).
Facts:
  • 9th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 7-5 at Briggs Stadium, Detroit
  • All Jews living in Baltic States are obligated to wear a Jewish Star

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1941?

  • Life: General Patton in tank
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Yosuke Matsuoka -- July 7, 1941
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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This Above All

By: Eric Knight

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

BOOK IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION - JACKET COVER IS IN POOR CONDITION DUE TO AGE - JACKET HAS MANY RIPS & TEARS UPON IT (SEE PICTURES)

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