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Tuesday 23 September 1941

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Bruno Delmas and Renato Curcio. You'll Never Get Rich, directed by Sidney Lanfield, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

You'll Never Get Rich

Directed by: Sidney Lanfield

Starring: Fred Astaire, Rita Hayworth, Robert Benchley

Country: United States

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Hold Back the Dawn

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Charles Boyer, Olivia de Havilland, Paulette Goddard

Country: United States

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The Little Foxes

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, Teresa Wright

Country: United States

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman, Lana Turner

Country: United States

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Hold That Ghost

Directed by: Arthur Lubin

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Richard Carlson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1941 ?

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.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bruno Delmas: French palaeographer and archivist, who was appointed curator of the French National Archives (1966-1971), curator of the National Archives of the Ivory Coast (1972-1973), head of the training center for archivists at the University of Dakar (1973-1976), and professor of contemporary archives at the 'École nationale des chartes' (1977-2007).
  • Renato Curcio: Italian terrorist, the founder and former leader of the Italian left-wing militant organization, the Red Brigades (Brigate Rosse).
  • Bob Vogel: American football offensive lineman for the Baltimore Colts from 1963 to 1972.
  • Robert Vogel: Columbus sports Champions.
  • George Jackson: American activist and author co-founded the Black Guerrilla Family (d. 1971).
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Facts:
  • General de Gaulle forms government in exile in London
  • German air raid on Russ naval base Kronstadt (battleship Marat sinks)
  • World War II: The first gas chamber experiments are conducted at Auschwitz.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1941?

  • Life: Brazilian dancer Eros Volusia
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Kichisaburo Nomura -- Sep. 22, 1941
  • Life: Lord Mountbatten

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Books

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

The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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This Above All

By: Eric Knight

Quoted from Wikipedia: "This Above All (1941) is a novel by Eric Knight. It was adapted into an Academy Award winning movie in 1942. The title of the novel is derived from a quote by Polonius in William Shakespeare's Hamlet ...

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

This novel deals with early slave trade and shipping between England and the Ivory coast in Africa. There are love stories between the charactors and one that is interracial.

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