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Wednesday 19 October 1932

1932-10-19

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Red Dust, directed by Clark Gable, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Red Dust

Directed by: Clark Gable

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Don Dillaway

Country: United States

Trouble in Paradise

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall

Country: United States

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The Old Dark House

Directed by: James Whale

Starring: Boris Karloff, Melvyn Douglas, Charles Laughton

Country: United States

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One Way Passage

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: William Powell, Kay Francis, Frank McHugh

Country: United States

Rain

Directed by: Fred Howard

Starring: Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton, W.C. Fields

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

Talkie Songs

Starring: Saul Meriowitz, Sylvia Sherry

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 1932 ?

Holidays:
  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mary Reardon: American accused and acquitted of homicide.
  • Robert Reed in Highland Park: Illinois, USA; actor (Mike - The Brady Bunch, Nurse).
  • Giulio De Angelis: Italian contractor, a builder in Rome and father of the race driver, Elio De Angelis.
  • Lloyd Haynes in South Bend: Indiana, USA; actor (Pete Dixon - Room 222).
  • Robert Reed: American actor best known for being the paterfamilias Mike Brady in the TV series "The Brady Bunch," a silly, corny and endearing show which ran from 1969-1974.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • British government signs trade agreement with Soviet Union
  • Henry Ford gives his 1st radio speech
  • Jimmie Foxx wins AL MVP and Chuck Klein wins NL MVP

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1932?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lily Pons -- Oct. 17, 1932
  • Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1972
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King George V -- Oct. 10, 1932

Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...

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The Fountain

By: Charles Morgan

Charles Morgan's "The Fountain" by now needs little introduction, having won overwhelming praise, from the best critical minds in England and America.The scene is Enkendaal, the castle of the van Leydens, a Dutch family of ancient lineage.

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Sons

By: Pearl S. Buck

Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.

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Magnolia Street

By: Louis Golding

A saga of Jewish working class life in 1920's Manchester.

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