Friday 22 February 1935
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Whole Town's Talking, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 February 1935 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Ineke [R: M] Haas-Berger; Dutch Member of Parliament (PvdA).
- Philip Geier: American international marketing ad specialist and CEO of Interpublic Group, an ad agency.
- Sven Inge: Swedish artist (d. 2008).
- Airplanes are no longer permitted to fly over the White House.
- March ndash Anastasios Papoulas leads a coup against the Greek government however, the attempt fails and he is later captured and executed for treason.
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