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 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
Science vol. 79 issue 2046
TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Robert F. Wagner -- Mar. 19, 1934
Anthony Adverse - Hervey Allen
Lamb in His Bosom - Caroline Miller
So Red the Rose - Stark Young
Good-bye, Mr. Chips - James Hilton
Bon Ami Cleanser Color (1934)
Heinz Pure Vinegar Sun Up for Happy Flavors (1934)
The New Plymouth Family Car Picnic Art (1934)
Tell the world why Monday, 19 March 1934 is such a special date for you!