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Monday 30 April 1934

1934-04-30

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Manhattan Melodrama, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Manhattan Melodrama

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Twentieth Century

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Barrymore, Carole Lombard, Walter Connolly

Country: United States

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The Black Cat

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

Starring: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, David Manners

Country: United States

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Tarzan and His Mate

Directed by: Cedric Gibbons

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

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Death Takes a Holiday

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 April 1934 ?

Holidays:
  • Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
  • Mexico - Children's Day.
  • The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
  • Saint Pope Pius V
  • LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
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Facts:
  • Austrian gets Austrian facist constitution
  • The first S-train line in Copenhagen is opened. The Line started in Klampenborg and ended in Frederiksberg.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1934?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert Lee Doughton -- Apr. 30, 1934
  • Science: Science vol. 79 issue 2052
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Errett L. Cord -- Apr. 23, 1934

Books

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Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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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.

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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 ...

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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