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Tuesday 27 October 1936

1936-10-27

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Les Misérables, directed by Raymond Bernard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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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 ?

Les Misérables

Directed by: Raymond Bernard

Starring: Harry Baur, Charles Vanel, Paul Azas

Country: United States

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The Charge of the Light Brigade

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles

Country: United States

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The Garden of Allah

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Charles Boyer, Basil Rathbone

Country: United States

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Libeled Lady

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Ride Ranger Ride

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Kay Hughes

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Picture Page

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

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Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

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Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
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Facts:
  • Mrs Wallis Simpson files for divorce which would eventually allow her to marry King Edward VIII of the United Kingdom, thus forcing his abdication from the throne.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1936?

  • Time: Surgeon General of the U. S. Public Health Service
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Cardinal Pacelli -- Oct. 19, 1936
  • Time: Marquess Linlithgow (Victor Alexander John Hope)

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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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Written by the Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. As Santayana explained in the prologue, "in Oliver puritanism worked itself out to its logical end. He convinced himself, on puritan grounds, that it was wrong to be a puritan."

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.

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