Wednesday 17 August 1938
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
You Can't Take It with You, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1938 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Abu Bakar Bashir : Indonesian cleric and educator.
- Theodoros Pangalos: Greek lawyer and politician Deputy Prime Minister of Greece.
- Abu Bakar Bashir: Indonesian Muslim cleric.
- 1st aircraft owned by Forest Service in service (Oakland)
- Henry Armstrong won his third concurrent boxing championship.
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