Saturday 17 August 1935
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Crusades, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 17 August 1935 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1935?
- Science: Science vol. 82 issue 2120
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Queen Wilhelmina -- Aug. 12, 1935
- Science: Science vol. 82 issue 2119
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Lloyd Cassel Douglas (1877 – 1951) born Doya C. Douglas, was an American minister and author. He was born in Columbia City, Indiana, spent part of his boyhood in Monroeville, Indiana, Wilmot, Indiana and Florence, Kentucky, where his father, Alexander ...
A novel that takes place in the Valley of Virginia, tracing the experience of a family with four generations of strong women.
The second novel by the great American novelist now the subject of a major new film Genius starring Jude Law Colin Firth Dominic West and Nicole Kidman It is 1920 and Eugene Gant leaves the American South for Harvard New ...
STATED FIRST PRINTING. March 1971 Signet(NAL) mass market paperback, Rachel Field (And Now Tomorrow). After the death of her father, ten year old Kate Fernald and her mother head to the coast of Maine where mom has a job as ...
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