Saturday 17 December 1932
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Rasputin and the Empress, directed by Richard Boleslavsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
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 ?
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1932 ?
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Jean-Yves Haberer: French tax inspector, director of several government firms, director of the Treasury in 1978, and chairman of Paribas in 1982-1986.
John Bond: English footballer and manager (d. 2012).
- Cards trade Jim Bottomley to Reds for Estel Crabtree and Ownie Carroll
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1932 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Willow Weep for Me - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
Search For Your Ancestors
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1932?
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1981
- Time: The only active negotiator the U. S. had on the European disarmament front last week was Norman Heze
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1980
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
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.
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.
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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