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Tuesday 21 January 1941

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Richie Havens in Brooklyn and Edwin Starr. High Sierra, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941 On TV people were watching Men at Work.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

High Sierra

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Alan Curtis

Country: United States

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The Reluctant Dragon

Directed by: Alfred L. Werker

Starring: Robert Benchley, Frances Gifford, Buddy Pepper

Country: United States

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Night Train to Munich

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid

Country: United States

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Hôtel du Nord

Directed by: Marcel Carn

Starring: Annabella, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Louis Jouvet

Country: United States

Kitty Foyle

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Dennis Morgan, James Craig

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Men at Work

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Richie Havens in Brooklyn: New York, USA; folk singer ("Here Comes the Sun").
  • Edwin Starr: [Charles Hatcher]; US singer (War).
  • Plácido Domingo: Spanish operatic tenor, international music celebrity, conductor, music director and humanitarian, awarded Mexico's highest civilian honor, the Order of the Aztec Eagle for his heroic work during the 1985 Mexico City earthquake.
  • Richie Havens: American musician, singer, guitarist and songwriter, widely recognized as a premier interpreter of Bob Dylan songs due in part to his striking rendition of Dylan’s "Just Like A Woman.
  • Placido Domingo: Opera Singer.
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Facts:
  • 1st anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria
  • 1st commercial extraction of magnesium from seawater, Freeport, Texas
  • Australia and Britain attack Tobruk Libya
  • British communist newspaper Daily Worker banned
  • First commercial extraction of magnesium from seawater, in Freeport, Texas.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1941?

  • Life: Army ski patrol
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King Boris III -- Jan. 20, 1941
  • Life: Woman on Beach

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Books

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The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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This Above All

By: Eric Knight

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

This novel deals with early slave trade and shipping between England and the Ivory coast in Africa. There are love stories between the charactors and one that is interracial.

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