Thursday 15 December 1932
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Elaine Barkin and Igor Stuhec.
The Mummy, directed by Karl Freund, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Elaine Barkin: Composer.
Igor Stuhec: Composer.
Jesse Belvin: American R&B singer, pianist and songwriter popular in the 1950s, whose success was cut short by his death in a car crash aged 27.
Charles Bozon: French alpine ski racer who won a gold medal in the slalom at the 1962 World Championships.
John Burton: American politician, a U.S.
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1932?
- Time: The only active negotiator the U. S. had on the European disarmament front last week was Norman Heze
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1980
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Charles Curtis -- Dec. 5, 1932
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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 ...
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.
Louis Golding (1895-1958), a Ukrainian-Jewish writer born in Manchester, wrote Magnolia Street, a 1932 bestseller based on the Hightown area of Manchester, as it was in the 1920s featuring a street divided into 'gentile' and 'Jewish' sides.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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