Sunday 14 September 1930


It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Madam Satan, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Madam Satan

Madam Satan

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, Lillian Roth

Country: United States

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Outward Bound

Outward Bound

Directed by: Robert Milton

Starring: Leslie Howard, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Beryl Mercer

Country: United States

Storm Over Asia

Storm Over Asia

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valry Inkijinoff

Country: United States

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Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers

Directed by: Victor Heerman

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx

Country: United States

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Monte Carlo

Monte Carlo

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Jeanette MacDonald, Jack Buchanan, Claud Allister

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 September 1930 ?

  • Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
  • Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
  • In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John Gilbert: Canadian talk-show host based in Niagara Falls and Toronto, Ontario.
  • Allan Bloom: Author (Closing of the American Mind), dies at 62.
  • Romola Costantino: Australian pianist and critic (d. 1988).
  • Eugene Gordon: American physicist and engineer (d. 2014).
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  • Detroit Lions (as Portsmouth Spartans) play 1st NFL game, win 13-6
  • Nazis gain 107 seats in German election
  • National Socialists win 107 seats in the German Parliament (18.3% of all the votes), making them the second largest party.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1930 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Star Dust - Isham Jones & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1930?

  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1863
  • Time: Peru's president


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

Cimarron by Edna Ferber


By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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Exile by Warwick Deeping


By: Warwick Deeping

Light wear to red boards, firm binding, light age spotting. Gift inscription to title page. Edges of dustwrapper a little chipped and torn. Colonial edition stated on dustwrapper

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The Woman of Andros by Thornton Wilder

The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

1930. American writer and playwright, he is best known for the Pulitzer Prize awarded his play Our Town in 1938. His second novel, The Bridge of San Luis Rey won the Pulitzer Prize in 1928.

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Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes

Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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