Thursday 29 December 1932
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Inga Swenson in Omaha and Inga Swenson.
Cavalcade, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 29 December 1932 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 29 December 1932 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1932 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Play, Fiddle, Play - Ted Lewis & His Band
I've Told Ev'ry Little Star - Jack Denny & His Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1932?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Katharine Cornell -- Dec. 26, 1932
- Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1982
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry T. Rainey -- Dec. 19, 1932
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.
Louis Golding (1895-1958), a Ukrainian-Jewish writer born in Manchester, wrote Magnolia Street, a 1932 bestseller based on the Hightown area of Manchester, as it was in the 1920s featuring a street divided into 'gentile' and 'Jewish' sides.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 29 December 1932 is such a special date for you!