Thursday 23 June 1932
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roy Speer and Peter Millett.
Red-Headed Woman, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 June 1932 ?
- J??i (L?go) - Latvia
- Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
- The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- National holiday - Luxembourg
- Midsummer's Eve, Christianized the eve of the feast of Saint John the Baptist, is celebrated in much of Northern Europe and the British Islands
- Victory Day - Estonia
- Father's Day - Poland
See other famous people born on 23 June
Roy Speer: American entrepreneur and CEO of Home Shopping Network, a leader in jewelry, collectibles and household goods, targeting the TV watching industry.
Peter Millett: Baron Millett English lawyer and judge.
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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1932?
- Time: Chile's President
- Science: Science vol. 75 issue 1955
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Walter F. Brown -- June 13, 1932
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...
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Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.
Louis Golding (1895-1958), a Ukrainian-Jewish writer born in Manchester, wrote Magnolia Street, a 1932 bestseller based on the Hightown area of Manchester, as it was in the 1920s featuring a street divided into 'gentile' and 'Jewish' sides.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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