It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
directed by Chester Erskin
starring: Humphrey Bogart, Sidney Fox, O.P. Heggie
- It Happened One Night
directed by Frank Capra
starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly
- The Lost Patrol
directed by John Ford
starring: Victor McLaglen, Boris Karloff, Wallace Ford
- This Side of Heaven
directed by William K. Howard
starring: Lionel Barrymore, Fay Bainter, Mae Clarke
- The Ninth Guest
directed by R. William Neill
starring: Donald Cook, Genevieve Tobin, Hardie Albright
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Which were the important events of Wednesday, 28 February 1934 ?
Famous People born
Willie Bobo in New York City
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
: New York, USA; jazz drummer (Cos).
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Lamb in His Bosom
by Caroline Miller
In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.
So Red the Rose
by Stark Young
Young’s novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will find them here, glowing with that same vitality which was theirs in life.”—New
Good-bye, Mr. Chips
by James Hilton
“A minor miracle” -The New York Times "A gem for all time" —The Observer Full of enthusiasm, young English schoolmaster Mr. Chipping came to teach at Brookfield in 1870.
Waldorf Astoria Hotel New York Ad Ny (1934)
Camel Cigarettes Ad Georgia Coleman (1934)
New York and Cuba Mail Steamship Co. Ward Line (1934)
Tell the world why Wednesday, 28 February 1934 is such a special date for you!