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Friday 30 October 1936

1936-10-30

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Come and Get It, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Come and Get It

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Edward Arnold, Joel McCrea, Frances Farmer

Country: United States

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Tarzan Escapes

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Buckler

Country: United States

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Les Misérables

Directed by: Raymond Bernard

Starring: Harry Baur, Charles Vanel, Paul Azas

Country: United States

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The Charge of the Light Brigade

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles

Country: United States

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The Garden of Allah

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Charles Boyer, Basil Rathbone

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Picture Page

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

Picture Page

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

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Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 October 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Macarius
  • Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • St. Zenobius & Zenobia
  • St. Theonestus
  • St. Talacrian
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dick Vermeil: American football player, the current head coach of the St. Louis Rams; he was named to the position on 1/22/1997.
  • Polina Astakhova: Ukrainian gymnast and trainer (d. 2005).
  • Jim Perry: Pitcher (Cy Young Award 1970).
  • James Perry: American baseball player.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1936?

  • Time: Surgeon General of the U. S. Public Health Service
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Cardinal Pacelli -- Oct. 19, 1936
  • Time: Marquess Linlithgow (Victor Alexander John Hope)

Books

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

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

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

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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

"Full of ironic wisdom and poetic tenderness, of long views and exact pictorial details... The book is more than a novel: it is... the commentary of a philosopher...

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Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

As the war rages through the Mohawk Valley, newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin must arm themselves with knife and musket and face a powerful alliance of green-coated Tories, British regulars, and the Iroquois.

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