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Sunday 16 March 1930

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Minoru Miky and Tommy Flanagan. Free and Easy, directed by Edward Sedgwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Free and Easy

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Buster Keaton, Anita Page, Trixie Friganza

Country: United States

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Ingagi

Directed by: William S. Campbell

Starring: Sir Hubert Winstead, Charles Gemora, Daniel Swayne

Country: United States

City Girl

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Charles Farrell, Mary Duncan, David Torrence

Country: United States

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Men Without Women

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Kenneth MacKenna, Frank Albertson, J. Farrell MacDonald

Country: United States

Anna Christie

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Greta Garbo, Charles Bickford, George F. Marion

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1930 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
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Facts:
  • USS Constitution (Old Ironsides) floated out to become a national shrine.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 71 issue 1837
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Royal Cortissoz -- Mar. 10, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 71 issue 1836

Books

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

Cimarron

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

1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

First edition, third printing, March 1930. Pre-Christian era story of love and its loss for sake of family. Wonderfully short novella by the author of "Our Town".

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Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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