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Tuesday 13 November 1934

1934-11-13

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Trail Beyond, directed by Robert Bradbury, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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Movies

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

The Trail Beyond

Directed by: Robert Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Noah Beery, Verna Hillie

Country: United States

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The Gay Divorcee

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady

Country: United States

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The Merry Widow

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Jeanette MacDonald, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States

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Cleopatra

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Henry Wilcoxon

Country: United States

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Judge Priest

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Will Rogers, Tom Brown, Anita Louise

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 November 1934 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Iovis epulum; feast of Feronia
  • R.C. Saints - Bricius of Tours; Mother Cabrini; Saint Homobonus
  • Also see November 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kamahl : Malaysian-born Sri Lankan-Australian singer and entertainer known for his sex appeal, kaftans and deep voice.
  • Judianne Densen-Gerber: American psychiatrist, lawyer, feminist and pioneer in drug rehabilitation, social worker, consultant, editor, women's rights advocate and author of legislation against child porno.
  • Garry Marshall: American film and TV director-producer, writer and actor, the older brother of actress-director Penny Marshall.
  • Peter Arnett: New Zealand-American journalist and academic.
  • Jimmy Fontana: Italian actor, composer and singer-songwriter.
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Facts:
  • The Italian government decrees that teachers must wear a military or party uniform in a class.
  • The MCC makes an ultimately controversial decision to alter the lbw rule so a batsman can be lbw to a ball pitching outside off stump. The change is later blamed for many problems developing during the 1950s, primarily negative bowling outside leg stump to a field of short-leg fieldsmen.
  • Cole Porter's musical ''Anything Goes'', starring Ethel Merman, premieres in New York City.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1934 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1934?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph C. Grew -- Nov. 12, 1934
  • Science: Science vol. 80 issue 2080
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry P. Fletcher -- Nov. 5, 1934

Books

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

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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Lamb in His Bosom

By: Caroline Miller

In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

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So Red the Rose

By: Stark Young

Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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