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Friday 11 July 1930

1930-07-11

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). The Dawn Patrol, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
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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 Dawn Patrol

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

The Unholy Three

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lila Lee, Elliott Nugent

Country: United States

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The Shame of Mary Boyle

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Sara Allgood, Edward Chapman, Barry Fitzgerald

Country: United States

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The Big House

Directed by: George Hill

Starring: Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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White Hell of Pitz Palu

Directed by: Dr. Arnold Fanck

Starring: Gustav Diessl, Leni Riefenstahl, Ernst Petersen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 July 1930 ?

Holidays:
  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
  • Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
  • United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
  • Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
  • Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
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Facts:
  • Bradman scores 309 in a day vs. England at Leeds, goes on to 334
  • Australian cricketer Don Bradman scores a world record 309 runs in one day, on his way to the highest individual Test innings of 334, during a Test match against England.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1930?

  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1854
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Louis D. Brandeis -- July 7, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1853

Books

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

Cimarron

By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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Exile

By: Warwick Deeping

1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

1930. American writer and playwright, he is best known for the Pulitzer Prize awarded his play Our Town in 1938. His second novel, The Bridge of San Luis Rey won the Pulitzer Prize in 1928.

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Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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