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Saturday 25 October 1941

1941-10-25

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Shadow of the Thin Man, directed by Maj. W.S. Van Dyke II, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Shadow of the Thin Man

Directed by: Maj. W.S. Van Dyke II

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Barry Nelson

Country: United States

I Wake Up Screaming

Directed by: Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Betty Grable, Victor Mature, Carole Landis

Country: United States

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How Green Was My Valley

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee

Country: United States

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The Gay Falcon

Directed by: Irving Reis

Starring: George Sanders, Wendy Barrie, Allen Jenkins

Country: United States

Dumbo

Directed by: Sam Armstrong

Starring: Sterling Holloway, Edward Brophy, James Baskett

Country: United States

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 25 October 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • Day of the Romanian Army
  • Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
  • Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
  • Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
Famous Birthdays:
  • Helen Reddy: Australian musician, a singer and actress who skyrocketed to superstardom in 1972 with her Grammy winning song, "I Am Woman," which became the anthem for the women's movement.
  • Bobby Keetch: Soccer player / entrepreneur.
  • Anne Tyler: American writer, highly acclaimed for novels that use witty colloquial dialogue to reveal the tensions and tragedies underlying everyday life in Baltimore and the small communities of the American South.
  • Anna Tyler: Minneapolis Writer.
  • Lynda Benglis: American sculptor and painter.
See other famous people born on 25 October
Facts:
  • 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
  • Germany attacks Moscow
  • Winston Churchill routes Forces South to SE Asia

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Pan Am Clipper
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sir Frederick Bowhill -- Oct. 20, 1941
  • Life: Turner and Gable

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

Old rare book

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

BOOK IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION - JACKET COVER IS IN POOR CONDITION DUE TO AGE - JACKET HAS MANY RIPS & TEARS UPON IT (SEE PICTURES)

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