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Friday 15 January 1937

1937-01-15

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Black Legion, directed by Archie L. Mayo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937 while Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Black Legion

Directed by: Archie L. Mayo

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Dick Foran

Country: United States

Sabotage

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, Desmond Tester

Country: United States

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Fire Over England

Directed by: William K. Howard

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Flora Robson, Vivien Leigh

Country: United States

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After the Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart

Country: United States

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Camille

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

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

Pre-View

Starring: Jasmine Bligh, Elizabeth Cowell

Country: United Kingdom

Dish of the Month

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 January 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
  • Jallikattu in South India.
  • United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
  • North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
  • Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Japanese Soldiers
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator George Norris -- Jan. 11, 1937
  • Life: President Roosevelt

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 [NOVEL]

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .

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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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