Friday 29 January 1937
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Morris and Hassan Habibi.
You Only Live Once, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
On TV people were watching Cook's Night Out.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
The Composer at the Piano
Which were the important events of 29 January 1937 ?
See other famous people born on 29 January
Jim Morris: American homicide victim.
Hassan Habibi: Iranian lawyer and politician 1st Vice President of Iran (d. 2013).
Bobby Scott: American singer-songwriter pianist and producer (d. 1990).
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1937?
- Life: Lion Sculpture
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leon Trotsky -- Jan. 25, 1937
- Life: Henry and Edsel Ford
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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
This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .
Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 29 January 1937 is such a special date for you!