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Tuesday 26 October 1937

1937-10-26

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Stand-In, directed by Tay Garnett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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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 ?

Stand-In

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Leslie Howard, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell

Country: United States

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Conquest

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Greta Garbo, Charles Boyer, Reginald Owen

Country: United States

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The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy

Country: United States

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Heidi

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Shirley Temple, Jean Hersholt, Arthur Treacher

Country: United States

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Stage Door

Directed by: Gregory LaCava

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou

Country: United States

TV Series

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

Body-Line

Country: United Kingdom

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Round the Film Studios

Starring: Patrick Barr, John Paddy Carstairs, John Clements, Joan Gardner

Country: United Kingdom

The Mizzen Cross Trees

Starring: Edward Crowther, John Goss, Taylor Harris, Roderick Jones

Country: United Kingdom

Wimbledon

Starring: Sue Barker, John McEnroe, Tim Henman, Andy Murray

Country: United Kingdom

Sports Review

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 October 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Nauru - Angam Day
  • Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
  • Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • St. Quadragesimus
  • St. Rusticus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Feliciano Omiles: Filipino healer who was born into a family of healers as both parents and grandparents had the gift.
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Famous Deaths:

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1937 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Rosalie - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1937?

  • Life: Hunting spaniel
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Wallace Wade -- Oct. 25, 1937
  • Life: Veil craze

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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Northwest Passage (novel)

By: Kenneth Roberts

NORTHWEST PASSAGE [NOVEL]

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .

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And So-Victoria

By: Vaughan Wilkins

Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873

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