Wednesday 17 November 1937
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
A Damsel in Distress, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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 most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 November 1937 ?
- 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)
- Peter Edward Cook: Torquay, England -- Actor / comedian (Bedazzled).
- Peter Cook: British comedian and satirist, called the funniest man in the history of comedy.
- Britains Lord Halifax visits Germany, beginning of appeasement
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1937 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Nice Work if You Can Get It - Fred Astaire
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?