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Thursday 28 December 1933

1933-12-28

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Sons of the Desert, directed by William A. Seiter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Sons of the Desert

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase

Country: United States

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Design for Living

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Fredric March, Gary Cooper, Miriam Hopkins

Country: United States

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Queen Christina

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

Starring: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith

Country: United States

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The Son of Kong

Directed by: Ernest B. Schoedsack

Starring: Robert Armstrong, Helen Mack, Frank Reicher

Country: United States

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Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: Norman Mc Leod

Starring: Richard Arlen, Roscoe Ates, William Austin

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 December 1933 ?

Holidays:
  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John Y Brown: Jr.
  • John Brown: American soldier lawyer and politician 55th Governor of Kentucky.
  • Charles Fiterman: French politician.
  • Cornelius Gurlitt: The son of Hildebrand Gurlitt (art dealer and historian) hoarded a treasure of 1500 missing pictures (hypothetical market value hundreds of millions €) until found by German customs spring 2011 in Munich.
  • Jack Perkins in Cleveland: Ohio, USA; newscaster (Prime Time Sunday, NBC Magazine).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1933 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. April in Paris - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1933?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alice in Wonderland -- Dec. 25, 1933
  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2034
  • Time: Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Aeronautics

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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As the Earth Turns

By: Gladys Hasty Carroll

Book by Carroll, Gladys Hasty

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Ann Vickers

By: Sinclair Lewis

ANN VICKERS

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Magnificent Obsession

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

When Robert Merrick's life is saved at the expense of the life of an eccentric but adored surgeon, the carefree playboy is forced to reevaluate his own path.

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