It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in March 1934 ?
- Death Takes a Holiday
directed by Mitchell Leisen
starring: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing
- Crown of Thorns
directed by Robert Wiene
starring: Gregori Chmara, Henny Porten, Asta Nielsen
- Jimmy the Gent
directed by Michael Curtiz
starring: James Cagney, Bette Davis, Allen Jenkins
- The House of Rothschild
directed by Alfred Werker
starring: George Arliss, Boris Karloff, Loretta Young
directed by Chester Erskin
starring: Humphrey Bogart, Sidney Fox, O.P. Heggie
Which were the important events of Monday, 19 March 1934 ?
Famous People died
Anthony J Block
- Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
- Saint Landoald
- Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
- Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
- Mojoday in Discordianism
- The swallows return to Mission San Juan Capistrano in California.
- The first day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
: lawyer (Dutch strafproces), dies at age 66.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1934 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Robert F. Wagner -- Mar. 19, 1934
Science vol. 79 issue 2046
Esquire Magazine cover
Anthony Adverse - Hervey Allen
Lamb in His Bosom - Caroline Miller
So Red the Rose - Stark Young
Good-bye, Mr. Chips - James Hilton
Gargoyle Lubricating Oils By Socony-vacuum Corp (1934)
Red Star Line Cruise The Ship is Yours (1934)
Bell Telephone Its Fair And Warm (1934)
Tell the world why Monday, 19 March 1934 is such a special date for you!