Monday 19 August 1935
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Broadway Melody of 1936, directed by Roy Del Ruth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 August 1935 ?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
- National Aviation Day, USA
- Bobby Richardson: American baseball player.
- Zahir Raihan: Bangladeshi author and director.
- F Story Musgrave: Boston, Massachusetts -- Doctor / Astronaut (STS 6, 51-F, 33, 44, 61, 80).
- Story Musgrave: American physician and surgeon; a scientist-astronaut selected by NASA for training in August 1967.
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