Sunday 23 May 1937
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Kid Galahad, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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Which were the important events of 23 May 1937 ?
- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
- Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
- Discordianism: Day of Disunity
See other famous people born on 23 May
John D Rockefeller: American industrialist and philanthropist (Born 1839).
John Davison: Rockfeller industrialist, dies at age 97 in Ormond Beach, Florida.
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1937?
- Life: Dionne Quintuplets
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King Christian X -- May 17, 1937
- Life: Playing Marbles
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely
This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .
Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873
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