Thursday 18 January 1934
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Raymond Briggs .
The Lucky Texan, directed by Robert N. Bradbury, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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 important events of 18 January 1934 ?
- 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 1934?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Elmer Thomas & Father Coughlin -- Jan. 15, 1934
- Science: Science vol. 79 issue 2037
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Walter P. Chrysler -- Jan. 8, 1934
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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.
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 ...
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 ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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