Friday 26 August 1932
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Love Me Tonight, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
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 26 August 1932 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1932?
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1965
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General von Schleicher -- Aug. 22, 1932
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1964
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...
Charles Morgan's "The Fountain" by now needs little introduction, having won overwhelming praise, from the best critical minds in England and America.The scene is Enkendaal, the castle of the van Leydens, a Dutch family of ancient lineage.
Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.
A saga of Jewish working class life in 1920's Manchester.
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