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Tuesday 13 April 1937

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peter M and Tengku Hamzah. A Star Is Born, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937 On TV people were watching The Disorderly Room.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Star Is Born

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou

Country: United States

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Way Out West

Directed by: James W. Horne

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Sharon Lynn

Country: United States

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Marked Woman

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Lola Lane

Country: United States

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Quality Street

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Franchot Tone, Eric Blore

Country: United States

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Swing High, Swing Low

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Charles Butterworth

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Queue for Song

Starring: Queenie Leonard, Dennis Van Thai

Country: United Kingdom

Masks Through the Ages

Starring: Duncan Melvin

Country: United Kingdom

Cook's Night Out

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom

Re-View

Starring: William Stephens, Roy Ellis, Queenie Leonard, Harry Foster

Country: United Kingdom

The Composer at the Piano

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 April 1937 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Peter M: Harris; Official Solicitor (Supreme Court).
  • Tengku Hamzah: Malaysian politician, the longest serving member of parliament in Malaysia.
  • Lanford Wilson: American writer, one of the pioneering playwrights off Broadway in the early '60s who survived and won public acceptance for his 30 plays written in less that 20 years.
  • Edward Fox: London, England -- Actor (M-Never Say Never Again).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1937?

  • Life: 100 Year Old Woman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Virginia Woolf -- Apr. 12, 1937
  • Life: Terrier

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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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Northwest Passage (novel)

By: Kenneth Roberts

Northwest Passage is about the career of a great but hitherto almost unknown figure in colonial history major Rogers who's incredible exploits in the five years of the old French War prove him the greatest of all Indian Fighters equally ...

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

"Cronin's distinguished achievement....No one could have written as fine, honest, and moving a study of a young doctor as The Citadel without possessing great literary taste and skill."

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And So-Victoria

By: Vaughan Wilkins

Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873

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Videogames

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