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Monday 24 February 1936

1936-02-24

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Walking Dead, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Walking Dead

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

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Wife vs. Secretary

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Follow the Fleet

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott

Country: United States

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Fred MacMurray, Henry Fonda

Country: United States

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The Prisoner of Shark Island

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Warner Baxter, Gloria Stuart, Claude Gillingwater

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Find out your future

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 February 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
  • Flag Day in MTxico.
  • St. Sergius
  • Dragobete in Romania.
  • St. Matthias
Famous Birthdays:
  • René Pellat: French engineer who began his scientific career at the Atomic Energy Commission, then as director of research at CNRS.
  • Olivier Stirn: Boulogne-Billt Politician.
  • Martin Malvy: French politician who is a member of the Socialist Party.
  • Lance Reventlow: American heir to the Woolworth fortune as the only son of Barbara Hutton.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1936?

  • Time: World leaders Japanese Emperor Hirohito, Chinese leader Pu Yi, Russian dictator Joseph Stalin and Ch
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leni Riefenstahl -- Feb. 17, 1936
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Marriner S. Eccles -- Feb. 10, 1936

Books

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

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

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

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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Written by the Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. As Santayana explained in the prologue, "in Oliver puritanism worked itself out to its logical end. He convinced himself, on puritan grounds, that it was wrong to be a puritan."

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.

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