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Tuesday 9 December 1941

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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Johnny Eager, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, 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 30 days ?

Johnny Eager

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Robert Taylor, Lana Turner, Edward Arnold

Country: United States

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The Wolf Man

Directed by: George Waggner

Starring: Claude Rains, Warren William, Lon Chaney Jr.

Country: United States

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All Through the Night

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Conrad Veidt, Kaaren Verne

Country: United States

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Ball of Fire

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Oskar Homolka

Country: United States

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Tarzan's Secret Treasure

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Sheffield

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

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 9 December 1941 ?

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:
  • Beau Bridges in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Hotel New Hampshire, 5th Musketeer).
  • Mehmet Birand: Turkish journalist and author (d. 2013).
  • Dan Hicks: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Charlatans and The Acoustic Warriors).
  • Kayoko Shiraishi: Japanese actress.
  • Beau Bridges: American actor from a noted family, the son of Lloyd Bridges and brother of eight-year-younger Jeff Bridges.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 1st US WWII bombing mission in Far East, Luzon, Philippines
  • 300 Montgomery, SF opens as new Bank of America HQ
  • Citizen Register reports Hostile planes reported nearing Westchester
  • Hitler orders US ships torpedoed
  • Adolf Hitler orders US ships torpedoed.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1941 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Woody Herman & His Orchestra - Blues in the Night
  2. Bing Crosby - Shepherd Serenade
  3. By-U By-O (The Lou'siana Lullaby) - Woody Herman & His Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: General MacArthur
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Field Marshal von Bock -- Dec. 8, 1941
  • Life: US Air Force

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

Old rare book

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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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