Friday 13 February 1931
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
It Pays to Advertise, directed by Frank Tuttle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 13 February 1931 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 13 February 1931 ?
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- Phil Tobin introduces Assembly Bill 98 in Nevada legislature to allow licensed gambling on a variety of games.
- New Delhi becomes the capital of India.
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1931?
- Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1885
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Charlie Chaplin -- Feb. 9, 1931
- Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1884
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...
Willa Cather's novel of seventeenth-century Quebec is a luminous evocation of North American origins, and of the men and women who struggled to adapt to a new world even as they clung to the artifacts and manners of one they ...
Abbie Deal, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, has died at the beginning of A White Bird Flying, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things.
A grand hotel in the center of 1920s Berlin serves as a microcosm of the modern world in Vicki Baum’s celebrated novel, a Weimar-era best seller that retains all its verve and luster today.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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