Sunday 18 January 1931
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
The Painted Desert, directed by Howard Higgin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 18 January 1931 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
The Naughty Flirt
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Hints for Swimmers
Which were the important events of 18 January 1931 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1931?
- Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1881
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Professor James Ewing -- Jan. 12, 1931
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 ...
Set in seventeenth-century Canada, an evocation of North American origins highlights the men and women who struggled to adapt to the new world even as they clung to the one they left behind.
Abbie Deal, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, has died at the beginning of A White Bird Flying, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things.
A grand hotel in the center of 1920s Berlin serves as a microcosm of the modern world in Vicki Baum’s celebrated novel, a Weimar-era best seller that retains all its verve and luster today.
Tell the world why 18 January 1931 is such a special date for you!