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Saturday 17 November 1934

1934-11-17

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Anne of Green Gables, directed by George Nicholls Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Anne of Green Gables

Directed by: George Nicholls Jr.

Starring: Anne Shirley, Tom Brown, O.P. Heggie

Country: United States

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The Painted Veil

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Greta Garbo, Herbert Marshall, George Brent

Country: United States

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The Lawless Frontier

Directed by: R.N. Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Sheila Terry, George 'Gabby' Hayes

Country: United States

The Trail Beyond

Directed by: Robert Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Noah Beery, Verna Hillie

Country: United States

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The Gay Divorcee

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1934 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Lyndon B Johnson marries Claudia Alta Taylor

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1934 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1934?

  • Science: Science vol. 80 issue 2081
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph C. Grew -- Nov. 12, 1934
  • Science: Science vol. 80 issue 2080

Books

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

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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Lamb in His Bosom

By: Caroline Miller

In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

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So Red the Rose

By: Stark Young

Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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