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Sunday 8 October 1933

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Bombshell, directed by Jean Harlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Bombshell

Directed by: Jean Harlow

Starring: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone

Country: United States

Riders of Destiny

Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Cecilia Parker, Forrest Taylor

Country: United States

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I'm No Angel

Directed by: Wesley Ruggles

Starring: Mae West, Cary Grant, Gregory Ratoff

Country: United States

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Night Flight

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: John Barrymore, Helen Hayes, Clark Gable

Country: United States

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Footlight Parade

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 1933 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Coit Tower dedicated in SF, a monument to firefighters
  • Martinez Barrios forms new Spanish government

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1933?

  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2023
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: John L. Lewis -- Oct. 2, 1933
  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2022

Books

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

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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As the Earth Turns

By: Gladys Hasty Carroll

This book was written in 1933 and became an international best-seller and a 1934 film. It tells the story of a southern Maine farm family in the early depression through the seasons of the year--starting and ending in winter a ...

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Ann Vickers

By: Sinclair Lewis

Some reviewers were outraged by Ann Vickers when it first appeared in 1933. "Persons unused to horrid and filthy things had better stay at a safe distance from this book," wrote one.

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Magnificent Obsession

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

When Robert Merrick's life is saved at the expense of the life of an eccentric but adored surgeon, the carefree playboy is forced to reevaluate his own path.

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