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Thursday 29 January 1931

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Leslie Bricuse and Manuel Valdes. Fighting Caravans, directed by Otto Brower, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931 On TV people were watching Myndell Louis (1931 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Fighting Caravans

Directed by: Otto Brower

Starring: Gary Cooper, Lili Damita, Ernest Torrence

Country: United States

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Inspiration

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Greta Garbo, Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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City Lights

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee

Country: United States

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Cimarron

Directed by: Richard Dix

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Glenda Farrell

Country: United States

The Painted Desert

Directed by: Howard Higgin

Starring: William Boyd, Helen Twelvetrees, William Farnum

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Harriet Lee

Starring: Harriet Lee

Country: United States

Hints for Swimmers

Starring: Charles Speer

Country: United States

Poet's Favorites

Starring: Peter De Lima

Country: United States

Tashamira

Starring: Florence Kyte, Tashamira

Country: United States

Grace Yeager

Starring: Grace Yeager

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Leslie Bricuse: English/US composer ("Stop the world I want to get off").
  • Manuel Valdes: Popularly known by the nickname "El Loco Valdes" is a Mexican comic actor, brother of actors Germán Valdés "Tin Tan", Ramón Valdés ("Don Ramon" El Chavo del Ocho) and Antonio Valdes Castillo, and father of actor Marcos Valdes, singer Cristian Castro and Pedro Valdes, former lead singer of the rock group Consumatum Est.
  • Jean Hediart: France sport Champion.
  • Erny Schultz: France sport Champion.
  • Richard Bakalyan: American actor (d. 2015).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1931?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator William Borah -- Jan. 26, 1931
  • Science: Science vol. 73 issue 1882
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Gerardo Machado -- Jan. 19, 1931

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Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

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 ...

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Shadows on the Rock

By: Willa Cather

Willa Cather's novel of seventeenth-century Quebec is a luminous evocation of North American origins, and of the men and women who struggled to adapt to a new world even as they clung to the artifacts and manners of one they ...

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A White Bird Flying

By: Bess Streeter Aldrich

Abbie Deal, the matriarch of a pioneer Nebraska family, has died at the beginning of A White Bird Flying, leaving her china and heavy furniture to others and to her granddaughter Laura the secret of her dream of finer things.

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Grand Hotel

By: Vicki Baum

A grand hotel in the center of 1920s Berlin serves as a microcosm of the modern world in Vicki Baum’s celebrated novel, a Weimar-era best seller that retains all its verve and luster today.

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