Monday 18 January 1937
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Black Legion, directed by Archie L. Mayo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 18 January 1937 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
The Composer at the Piano
Which were the important events of 18 January 1937 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
See other famous people born on 18 January
Dick Durock: American actor and stuntman (d. 2009).
John Hume: Northern Irish politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998.
Walter Coomans: Belgian opera singer, baritone.
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1937?
- Life: Henry and Edsel Ford
- Time: General Motors President
- Life: Japanese Soldiers
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely
This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .
Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873
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