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Sunday 9 February 1941

1941-02-09

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Strawberry Blonde, directed by Raoul Walsh, 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 ?

The Strawberry Blonde

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth

Country: United States

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Western Union

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Robert Young, Randolph Scott, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery, Gene Raymond

Country: United States

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High Sierra

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Alan Curtis

Country: United States

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The Reluctant Dragon

Directed by: Alfred L. Werker

Starring: Robert Benchley, Frances Gifford, Buddy Pepper

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 February 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
  • Saint Ansbert of Rouen
  • Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sheila Kuehl: American actress lawyer LGBT rights activist and politician.
  • Little Tony: Italian-born Sammarinese pop singer and actor, who achieved success in Britain in the late 1950s and early 1960s, as the lead singer of Little Tony & His Brothers, before returning to Italy where he continued a successful career as a singer and film actor.
  • Sheila James Kuehl: Politician / actress (Zelda-Dobie Gillis).
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Facts:
  • British troops conquer El Agheila.
  • Winston Churchill, in a worldwide broadcast, tells the United States to show its support by sending arms to the British: quotGive us the tools, and we will finish the job.quot
  • WWII: Erwin Rommel arrives in Tripoli.
  • Reserve Constable Albert Alexander, a patient at the Radcliffe Infirmary in Oxford, becomes the first person treated with penicillin intravenously, by Howard Florey's team. He reacts positively but there is insufficient supply of the drug to reverse his terminal infection. A successful treatment is achieved during May.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Goebbels and Goering
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Gertrude Lawrence -- Feb. 3, 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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