Sunday 20 June 1937
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Wee Willie Winkie, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 20 June 1937 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Queue for Song
Masks Through the Ages
Which were the important events of 20 June 1937 ?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
- Ancient Latvia ? Zalu Diena.
- Roman Empire ? Festival in honor of Summanus.
- Day of The Royal Victorian Order.
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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1937?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Paul van Zeeland -- June 14, 1937
- Life: US Senator Lewis
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely
Northwest Passage is about the career of a great but hitherto almost unknown figure in colonial history major Rogers who's incredible exploits in the five years of the old French War prove him the greatest of all Indian Fighters equally ...
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. . . .
Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873
Tell the world why 20 June 1937 is such a special date for you!