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Sunday 9 December 1934

1934-12-09

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Babes in Toyland, directed by Gus Meins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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Movies

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Babes in Toyland

Directed by: Gus Meins

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Virginia Karns

Country: United States

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'Neath the Arizona Skies

Directed by: Harry Fraser

Starring: John Wayne, Sheila Terry, Shirley Jean Rickert

Country: United States

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It's a Gift

Directed by: Norman McLeod

Starring: W.C. Fields, Kathleen Howard, Jean Rouverol

Country: United States

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Imitation of Life

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Rochelle Hudson

Country: United States

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Anne of Green Gables

Directed by: George Nicholls Jr.

Starring: Anne Shirley, Tom Brown, O.P. Heggie

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 December 1934 ?

Holidays:
  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
  • Scandinavia (specifically Sweden): Anna's Day. Recognizes everyone named Anna, and marks the day to start the preparation process of the lutefisk to be consumed on Christmas Eve.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Wayne Weiler: American racecar driver who started as a dirt track driver in Arizona in 1951.
  • John McCracken: American artist and sculptor, an exponent of Minimalism.
  • John Mc: Berkeley artists.
  • Judi Dench: British actress, winner of a Best Supporting Actress Oscar and a Tony award for the title role in "Iris.
  • Wells: American singer-songwriter and harmonica player (The Aces) (d. 1998).
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Facts:
  • New York Giants defeat Chicago Bears 30-13 for NFL championship.

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Magazine Covers

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  • Science: Science vol. 80 issue 2084
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Lázaro Cárdenas -- Dec. 3, 1934
  • Esquire

Books

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Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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Lamb in His Bosom

By: Caroline Miller

In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

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So Red the Rose

By: Stark Young

Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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