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Wednesday 23 September 1931

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ruud van den Hende and Gerald Stairs Merrithew. Monkey Business, directed by Norman McLeod, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931 On TV people were watching Ruth Kerner.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Monkey Business

Directed by: Norman McLeod

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, The Marx Brothers

Country: United States

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Waterloo Bridge

Directed by: James Whale

Starring: Mae Clarke, Douglass Montgomery, Doris Lloyd

Country: United States

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The Horse Ate the Hat

Directed by: Ren Clair

Starring: Albert Prjean, Geymond Vital, Olga Tschechowa

Country: United States

Street Scene

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, William Collier Jr., Estelle Taylor

Country: United States

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Guilty Hands

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Kay Francis, Madge Evans

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Ruth Kerner

Starring: Ruth Kerner

Country: United States

The Television Ghost

Starring: George Kelting

Country: United States

The Television Ghost

Starring: George Kelting

Country: United States

The Television Ghost

Starring: George Kelting

Country: United States

The Television Ghost

Starring: George Kelting

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1931 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1931?

  • Time: "As Texas goes, so goes the South"
  • Science: Science vol. 74 issue 1916
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Patrick Jay Hurley -- Sep. 14, 1931

Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

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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Shadows on the Rock

By: Willa Cather

Willa Cather's novel of seventeenth-century Quebec is a luminous evocation of North American origins, and of the men and women who struggled to adapt to a new world even as they clung to the artifacts and manners of one they ...

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A White Bird Flying

By: Bess Streeter Aldrich

Abbie Deal, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, has died at the beginning of A White Bird Flying, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things.

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Grand Hotel

By: Vicki Baum

A grand hotel in the center of 1920s Berlin serves as a microcosm of the modern world in Vicki Baum’s celebrated novel, a Weimar-era best seller that retains all its verve and luster today.

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Videogames

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