Wednesday 22 August 1934
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Count of Monte Cristo, directed by Rowland V. Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1934 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Norman Schwarzkopf: American career military man who was known as "Stormin' Norman" while Commander in Chief of the U.S.
- Sir Donald McIntyre: English bass-baritone.
- Pierre Potier: French chemist and pharmacist, who died in Paris on 3 February 2006.
- Norman Schwartzkopf in New Jersey: USA; US General (Liberated Kuwait from Iraq).
- John M Chowning: Composer.
- Margaret Douglas: Chief political adviser (BBC)
- Red Sox pitcher Wes Ferrell hits 2 HRs to beat White Sox 3-2 in 12
- Bill Woodfull of Australia becomes the only cricket captain to twice regain The Ashes.
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