Friday 27 May 1938
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Kozlowski and Andrew Stewart.
You and Me, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
On TV people were watching Spelling Bee.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 May 1938 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
See other famous people born on 27 May
Paul Kozlowski: Polish-American engineer and CEO in charge of Contel Cellular.
Andrew Stewart: Scottish politician, a Member of Parliament returned at General election 6/11/1987.
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1938?
- Life: Errol Flynn
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Donald W. Douglas -- May 23, 1938
- Life: Chinese Soldier
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend.
"Cronin's distinguished achievement....No one could have written as fine, honest, and moving a study of a young doctor as The Citadel without possessing great literary taste and skill."
6th printing. Little wear to boards. Content lightly toned with foxing to endpapers. DJ has chips to edges and toning.
With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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