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Saturday 15 October 1932

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jaan Raats and Riekus Waskowsky. Red Dust, directed by Clark Gable, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932 On TV people were watching Talkie Songs.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Red Dust

Directed by: Clark Gable

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Don Dillaway

Country: United States

Trouble in Paradise

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall

Country: United States

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The Old Dark House

Directed by: James Whale

Starring: Boris Karloff, Melvyn Douglas, Charles Laughton

Country: United States

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One Way Passage

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: William Powell, Kay Francis, Frank McHugh

Country: United States

Rain

Directed by: Fred Howard

Starring: Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton, W.C. Fields

Country: United States

TV Series

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

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 October 1932 ?

Holidays:
  • United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
  • Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
  • French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Facts:
  • Tata Airlines (later to become Air India) makes its first flight.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1932?

  • Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1972
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King George V -- Oct. 10, 1932
  • Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1971

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Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

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 ...

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The Fountain

By: Charles Morgan

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.

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Sons

By: Pearl S. Buck

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.

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Magnolia Street

By: Louis Golding

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.

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Videogames

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