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..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in March 1934 ?

  • Death Takes a HolidayDeath Takes a Holiday
    directed by Mitchell Leisen
    starring: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing
  • Crown of ThornsCrown of Thorns
    directed by Robert Wiene
    starring: Gregori Chmara, Henny Porten, Asta Nielsen
  • Jimmy the GentJimmy the Gent
    directed by Michael Curtiz
    starring: James Cagney, Bette Davis, Allen Jenkins
  • The House of RothschildThe House of Rothschild
    directed by Alfred Werker
    starring: George Arliss, Boris Karloff, Loretta Young
  • MidnightMidnight
    directed by Chester Erskin
    starring: Humphrey Bogart, Sidney Fox, O.P. Heggie
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Monday, 19 March 1934 ?


Holidays
  • 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.

Famous People died
Anthony J Block: lawyer (Dutch strafproces), dies at age 66.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1934 ?

  •  TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Robert F. Wagner -- Mar. 19, 1934 Time
    TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Robert F. Wagner -- Mar. 19, 1934
  •  Esquire Magazine cover Esquire
  •  Science vol. 79 issue 2046 Science
    Science vol. 79 issue 2046
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Books

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

Anthony Adverse by Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

by Hervey Allen


Book by Hervey Allen

Lamb in His Bosom by Caroline Miller

Lamb in His Bosom

by Caroline Miller


In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

So Red the Rose by Stark Young

So Red the Rose

by Stark Young


Young’s novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will find them here, glowing with that same vitality which was theirs in life.”—New

Good-bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton

Good-bye, Mr. Chips

by James Hilton


Mr. Hilton's classic story of an English schoolmaster.

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