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Saturday 25 May 1935

1935-05-25

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes, directed by Leslie S. Hiscott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
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Movies

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

The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Leslie S. Hiscott

Starring: Arthur Wontner, Lyn Harding, Leslie Perrins

Country: United States

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Werewolf of London

Directed by: Stuart Walker

Starring: Henry Hull, Warner Oland, Valerie Hobson

Country: United States

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The Devil Is a Woman

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Lionel Atwill, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States

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The Informer

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster

Country: United States

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Mark of the Vampire

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan, Bela Lugosi

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
  • Saint Reinolf
  • Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
  • Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
  • Argentina - Day of May Revolution/National Day (1810)
Famous Birthdays:
  • WP Kinsella: Canadian novelist and short story writer who is well-known for his novel "Shoeless Joe" (1982), which was adapted into the movie Field of Dreams in 1989.
  • Victoria Shaw: Australian actress and astrologer.
  • John Williams: Welsh engineer and academic.
  • Cookie Gilchrist: American football player (d. 2011).
  • W Kinsella: Canadian author and poet.
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Facts:
  • Jesse Owens of Ohio State University breaks three world records and ties a fourth at the Big Ten Conference Track and Field Championships in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1935?

  • Science: Science vol. 81 issue 2108
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hirosi Saito -- May 20, 1935
  • Science: Science vol. 81 issue 2107

Books

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Green Light

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Green Light, 1935 novel by Lloyd Douglas. Hardcover with dust jacket, 326 pages, published by Grosset & Dunlap.

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Vein of Iron

By: Ellen Glasgow

A novel that takes place in the Valley of Virginia, tracing the experience of a family with four generations of strong women.

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Of Time and the River

By: Thomas Wolfe

The second novel by the great American novelist now the subject of a major new film Genius starring Jude Law Colin Firth Dominic West and Nicole Kidman It is 1920 and Eugene Gant leaves the American South for Harvard New ...

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Time Out of Mind

By: Rachel Field

STATED FIRST PRINTING. March 1971 Signet(NAL) mass market paperback, Rachel Field (And Now Tomorrow). After the death of her father, ten year old Kate Fernald and her mother head to the coast of Maine where mom has a job as ...

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