Friday 20 February 1931
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Milnor .
The Adventures of Prince Achmed, directed by Lotte Reiniger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1931 ?
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- Congress allows California to build Oakland-Bay Bridge
- The Congress of the United States approves the construction of the San Francisco : Oakland Bay Bridge by the state of California.
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1931?
- Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1886
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph Deems Taylor -- Feb. 16, 1931
- Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1885
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
Willa Cather's novel of seventeenth-century Quebec is a luminous evocation of North American origins, and of the men and women who struggled to adapt to a new world even as they clung to the artifacts and manners of one they ...
Abbie Deal, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, has died at the beginning of A White Bird Flying, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things.
A grand hotel in the center of 1920s Berlin serves as a microcosm of the modern world in Vicki Baum’s celebrated novel, a Weimar-era best seller that retains all its verve and luster today.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 20 February 1931 is such a special date for you!