Friday 20 October 1933
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Roland Paskoff and Barrie Chase.
Bombshell, directed by Jean Harlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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 ?
Which were the important events of 20 October 1933 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Roland Paskoff: French geologist specializing in coastal geomorphology including Holocene tectonics and sea level change.
Barrie Chase: American actress and dancer.
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1933?
- Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2025
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Percy S. Straus -- Oct. 16, 1933
- Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2024
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
This book was written in 1933 and became an international best-seller and a 1934 film. It tells the story of a southern Maine farm family in the early depression through the seasons of the year--starting and ending in winter a ...
Some reviewers were outraged by Ann Vickers when it first appeared in 1933. "Persons unused to horrid and filthy things had better stay at a safe distance from this book," wrote one.
When Robert Merrick's life is saved at the expense of the life of an eccentric but adored surgeon, the carefree playboy is forced to reevaluate his own path.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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