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Tuesday 23 December 1930

1930-12-23

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Amerikanka, directed by Leo Esakya, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Amerikanka

Amerikanka

Directed by: Leo Esakya

Starring: Zaqaria Berishvili, Arkadi Khintibidze, Aleksandr Gromov

Country: United States

The Royal Family of Broadway

The Royal Family of Broadway

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Ina Claire, Fredric March, Henrietta Crosman

Country: United States

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The Blue Angel

The Blue Angel

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Emil Jannings, Marlene Dietrich, Kurt Gerron

Country: United States

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Murder!

Murder!

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring, Phyllis Konstam

Country: United States

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Just Imagine

Just Imagine

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: El Brendel, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Garrick

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 December 1930 ?

Holidays:
  • Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
  • Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
  • Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
  • R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
  • Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Bette Davis arrives in Hollywood under contract to Universal Studios
  • Police Bureau of Criminal Alien Investigation started in New York City, New York.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1930 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Wayne King & His Orchestra - The Waltz You Saved for Me
  2. Something to Remember You By - Libby Holman
  3. You're Driving me Crazy - Nick Lucas

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1930?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mrs. Albert Einstein -- Dec. 22, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1877
  • Vogue

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Cimarron by Edna Ferber

Cimarron

By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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Exile by Warwick Deeping

Exile

By: Warwick Deeping

Light wear to red boards, firm binding, light age spotting. Gift inscription to title page. Edges of dustwrapper a little chipped and torn. Colonial edition stated on dustwrapper

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The Woman of Andros by Thornton Wilder

The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder

1930. American writer and playwright, he is best known for the Pulitzer Prize awarded his play Our Town in 1938. His second novel, The Bridge of San Luis Rey won the Pulitzer Prize in 1928.

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Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes

Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book annotation not available for this title.Title: Years of GraceAuthor: Barnes, Margaret AyerPublisher: Cherokee PubPublication Date: 1990/09/01Number of Pages: Binding Type: HARDCOVERLibrary of Congress: 90045838

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