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Thursday 12 November 1936

1936-11-12

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Plainsman, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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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 ?

The Plainsman

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, James Ellison

Country: United States

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Come and Get It

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Edward Arnold, Joel McCrea, Frances Farmer

Country: United States

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Tarzan Escapes

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Buckler

Country: United States

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Les Misérables

Directed by: Raymond Bernard

Starring: Harry Baur, Charles Vanel, Paul Azas

Country: United States

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The Charge of the Light Brigade

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

London Characters

Starring: J.C. Cannell, S.E. Reynolds, Mary Sharpe

Country: United Kingdom

Cabaret

Starring: Edward Cooper, Horace Kenney, Jean Colin, Gaston Palmer

Country: United Kingdom

Picture Page

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Country: United Kingdom

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

Country: United Kingdom

Variety

Starring: Eric Robinson

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 November 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st TV Gardening show
  • St. Louis Browns sold to Donald L Barnes and William O DeWitt
  • Oakland Bay Bridge opens in California.
  • In California, the San Francisco : Oakland Bay Bridge opens to traffic.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1936?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Chiang Kai-shek -- Nov. 9, 1936
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph M. Patterson & Robert R. McCormick -- Nov. 2, 1936
  • Esquire

Books

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

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely

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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Written by the Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. As Santayana explained in the prologue, "in Oliver puritanism worked itself out to its logical end. He convinced himself, on puritan grounds, that it was wrong to be a puritan."

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.

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