Sunday 31 May 1936
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Fury, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 31 May 1936 ?
- World No Tobacco Day.
- Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
- Saint Gislemerio
- Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
- Saint Petronella.
- the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
- The Godiva procession.
- IT Day.
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Daniel Meyer: American electrical engineer and CEO of Cincinnati Milacron, a machinery manufacturing company.
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1936?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Dr. Joseph DeLee -- May 25, 1936
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor Alfred Landon -- May 18, 1936
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Franz Boas -- May 11, 1936
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
Santayana's The Last Puritan, 1st Ed by George Santayana. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First edition. 602 pages. Hardcover w/Jacket. Solid copy, moderate wear
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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