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Tuesday 18 November 1941

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gary Bettenhausen and David Hemmings. Suspicion, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Suspicion

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke

Country: United States

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Shadow of the Thin Man

Directed by: Maj. W.S. Van Dyke II

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Barry Nelson

Country: United States

I Wake Up Screaming

Directed by: Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Betty Grable, Victor Mature, Carole Landis

Country: United States

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How Green Was My Valley

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee

Country: United States

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The Gay Falcon

Directed by: Irving Reis

Starring: George Sanders, Wendy Barrie, Allen Jenkins

Country: United States

TV Series

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

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 November 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
  • Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
  • Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
  • Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Walter H Nernst: German chemist (Nobel Prize 1920), dies at 77.
  • Emile Nelligan: Quebec poet (Born 1879).
  • Chris Watson: Chilean-Australian journalist and politician 3rd Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1941).
Facts:
  • British troops open attack on Tobruk, North-Africa

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1941?

  • Life: Univ of Texas football
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Reuben Fleet -- Nov. 17, 1941
  • Life: Gene Tierney

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Books

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

The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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This Above All

By: Eric Knight

Quoted from Wikipedia: "This Above All (1941) is a novel by Eric Knight. It was adapted into an Academy Award winning movie in 1942. The title of the novel is derived from a quote by Polonius in William Shakespeare's Hamlet ...

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

This novel deals with early slave trade and shipping between England and the Ivory coast in Africa. There are love stories between the charactors and one that is interracial.

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Videogames

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