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Friday 17 June 1932

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John P Murtha and Derek Ibbotson.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Grand Hotel

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford

Country: United States

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Scarface

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley

Country: United States

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Tarzan the Ape Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Neil Hamilton, Maureen O'Sullivan, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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One Hour with You

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Jeanette MacDonald, Genevieve Tobin

Country: United States

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Murders in the Rue Morgue

Directed by: Robert Florey

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Sidney Fox, Leon Ames

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

William Searle

Starring: William Searle

Country: United States

Gladys Kahn

Starring: Gladys Kahn

Country: United States

Strange People

Starring: Henrietta Dunlap

Country: United States

Television Magic

Starring: Edwin Howard

Country: United States

Mortimer Miller

Starring: Mortimer Miller

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 1932 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Oil tanker Cymbeline explodes in Montreal, Canada
  • Bonus Army: around a thousand World War I veterans amass at the United States Capitol as the U.S. Senate considers a bill that would give them certain benefits.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1932?

  • Science: Science vol. 75 issue 1955
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Walter F. Brown -- June 13, 1932
  • Science: Science vol. 75 issue 1954

Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

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 ...

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The Fountain

By: Charles Morgan

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.

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Sons

By: Pearl S. Buck

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.

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Magnolia Street

By: Louis Golding

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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