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Wednesday 22 May 1935

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ron Piche and Leonardo Del Vecchio. The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes, directed by Leslie S. Hiscott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
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Movies

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The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Leslie S. Hiscott

Starring: Arthur Wontner, Lyn Harding, Leslie Perrins

Country: United States

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Werewolf of London

Directed by: Stuart Walker

Starring: Henry Hull, Warner Oland, Valerie Hobson

Country: United States

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The Devil Is a Woman

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Lionel Atwill, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States

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The Informer

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster

Country: United States

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Mark of the Vampire

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan, Bela Lugosi

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
  • Republic of Yemen - National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ron Piche: Canadian baseball player.
  • Leonardo Del Vecchio: Italian entrepreneur, a major Italian industrialist, the founder and owner of Luxottica (luxurious optics, frames and sunglasses).
  • Louis Marriott: Jamaican actor director and screenwriter.
  • Ron Piché: Canadian baseball player and firefighter (d. 2011).
  • Desmond Seward: English historian and author.
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Magazine Covers

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  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hirosi Saito -- May 20, 1935
  • Science: Science vol. 81 issue 2107
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Harry F. Byrd -- May 13, 1935

Books

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Green Light

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Green Light, 1935 novel by Lloyd Douglas. Hardcover with dust jacket, 326 pages, published by Grosset & Dunlap.

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Vein of Iron

By: Ellen Glasgow

A novel that takes place in the Valley of Virginia, tracing the experience of a family with four generations of strong women.

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Of Time and the River

By: Thomas Wolfe

The second novel by the great American novelist now the subject of a major new film Genius starring Jude Law Colin Firth Dominic West and Nicole Kidman It is 1920 and Eugene Gant leaves the American South for Harvard New ...

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Time Out of Mind

By: Rachel Field

STATED FIRST PRINTING. March 1971 Signet(NAL) mass market paperback, Rachel Field (And Now Tomorrow). After the death of her father, ten year old Kate Fernald and her mother head to the coast of Maine where mom has a job as ...

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