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Saturday 19 November 1938

1938-11-19

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Angels with Dirty Faces, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Angels with Dirty Faces

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart

Country: United States

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The Lady Vanishes

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas

Country: United States

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The Citadel

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Robert Donat, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Richardson

Country: United States

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Listen, Darling

Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: Judy Garland, Freddie Bartholomew, Mary Astor

Country: United States

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The Sisters

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Errol Flynn, Bette Davis, Anita Louise

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Guest Night

Starring: A.G. Street

Country: United Kingdom

Telecrime

Telecrime

Country: United Kingdom

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Starring: Edward Cooper, Billy Milton

Order to View

Starring: Edward Cooper, Billy Milton

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 November 1938 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Ralph Larsen: American executive, chairman and CEO in charge of Johnson & Johnson, only the fifth Chairman in the companies 103 years.
  • Hank Medress: Brooklyn, New York -- Rocker (Tokens-Lion Sleeps Tonight).
  • Robert "Ted" Turner in Cincinnati: Ohio, USA; founder of Turner Broadcasting System and Cable News Network, sports team owner (Atlanta Braves), won America's Cup yacht race.
  • Ted Turner: American entrepreneur, one of the 400 wealthiest persons in the U.S.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Lev Shestov: Ukrainian-French philosopher and theologian (d. 1938).

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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1938?

  • Life: Brenda Frazier
  • Time: Head of the Customer Research Staff of General Motors Corp
  • Life: 1938 Elections

Books

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

The Yearling

By: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend.

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .

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My Son, My Son!

By: Howard Spring

My Son My Son [Jun 01, 1938] Spring, Howard ...

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Rebecca

By: Daphne du Maurier

With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young ...

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