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Thursday 12 October 1933

1933-10-12

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Bombshell, directed by Jean Harlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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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 ?

Bombshell

Directed by: Jean Harlow

Starring: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone

Country: United States

Riders of Destiny

Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Cecilia Parker, Forrest Taylor

Country: United States

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I'm No Angel

Directed by: Wesley Ruggles

Starring: Mae West, Cary Grant, Gregory Ratoff

Country: United States

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Night Flight

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: John Barrymore, Helen Hayes, Clark Gable

Country: United States

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Footlight Parade

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1933 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Alcatraz becomes a federal prison (unofficially).
  • John Dillinger escapes from the Allen County, Ohio, jail.
  • The United States Army Disciplinary Barracks on Alcatraz Island, is acquired by the United States Department of Justice

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1933?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: George M. Cohan -- Oct. 9, 1933
  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2023
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: John L. Lewis -- Oct. 2, 1933

Books

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

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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As the Earth Turns

By: Gladys Hasty Carroll

Book by Carroll, Gladys Hasty

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Ann Vickers

By: Sinclair Lewis

ANN VICKERS

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Magnificent Obsession

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

When Robert Merrick's life is saved at the expense of the life of an eccentric but adored surgeon, the carefree playboy is forced to reevaluate his own path.

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