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Friday 18 June 1937

1937-06-18

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Wee Willie Winkie, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Wee Willie Winkie

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Shirley Temple, Victor McLaglen, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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A Day at the Races

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx

Country: United States

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Kid Galahad

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart

Country: United States

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Charlie Chan at the Olympics

Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Warner Oland, Katherine DeMille, Pauline Moore

Country: United States

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Captains Courageous

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Freddie Bartholomew, Lionel Barrymore

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Wimbledon

Starring: Sue Barker, John McEnroe, Tim Henman, Andy Murray

Country: United Kingdom

Sports Review

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom

For the Children

Starring: Mary Adams

Country: United Kingdom

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Queue for Song

Starring: Queenie Leonard, Dennis Van Thai

Country: United Kingdom

Masks Through the Ages

Starring: Duncan Melvin

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 June 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Seychelles - National Day.
  • Brazil - Chemist's Day.
  • Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
  • Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John D Rockefeller IV: American politician.
  • Xavier Le Pichon: French geophysicist, known for his comprehensive model of plate tectonics (1968).
  • Jay Rockefeller: American noted family and politician, a Democrat, he served in the US Senate from West Virginia beginning in 1985.
  • Del Harris: American basketball coach, the present NBA coach for the Los Angeles Lakers, 1998, losing the head coaching position in the 1999 season after the retirement of Michael Jordan.
  • Gail Godwin: United States -- Author (Perfectionists, Odd Woman).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1937?

  • Life: US Senator Lewis
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Paul van Zeeland -- June 14, 1937
  • Life: College Days

Books

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

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

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

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Northwest Passage (novel)

By: Kenneth Roberts

NORTHWEST PASSAGE [NOVEL]

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

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. . . .

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And So-Victoria

By: Vaughan Wilkins

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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