Wednesday 24 January 1934
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Ninth Guest, directed by R. William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 24 January 1934 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1934?
- Time: Chairman of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation
- Science: Science vol. 79 issue 2038
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Elmer Thomas & Father Coughlin -- Jan. 15, 1934
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.
Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...
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