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Monday 16 March 1936

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Raymond Vahan Damadian and Thelma Hopkins. The Great Ziegfeld, directed by Robert Z. Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Great Ziegfeld

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer

Country: United States

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These Three

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Merle Oberon, Joel McCrea

Country: United States

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Freddie Bartholomew, Dolores Costello, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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The Walking Dead

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

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Wife vs. Secretary

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1936 ?

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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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1936?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Martin W. Clement -- Mar. 16, 1936
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leon Blum -- Mar. 9, 1936
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Emil Hurja -- Mar. 2, 1936

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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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Santayana's The Last Puritan, 1st Ed by George Santayana. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First edition. 602 pages. Hardcover w/Jacket. Solid copy, moderate wear

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

Sparkenbroke, by Morgan, Charles

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

"The best work of its kind. Throbs with life upon a hostile frontier ... doubly thrilling as Mr. Edmonds sets it down, touched with local color, lively with dialogue, bright with suspense".

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Videogames

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