Tuesday 22 December 1936
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hector Elizondo in New York City and Hector Elizondo.
After the Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
On TV people were watching Sea Stories.
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1936 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
- Hector Elizondo in New York City: New York, USA; actor (American Gigolo, Young Doctors in Love).
- Hector Elizondo: TV Actor.
- James Burke: Irish historian and author.
- Héctor Elizondo: American actor and director.
- Wojciech Frykowski: Polish-American actor and author (d. 1969).
- 1st common carrier license issued by ICC, Scranton, Pennsylvania
- First common carrier license issued by ICC, Scranton Pennsylvania.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1936 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Easy To Love - Ray Noble & His Orchestra (Vocal Al Bowlly)
- Bing Crosby - Let's Call A Heart A Heart
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