Saturday 1 December 1934
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hilly Axwijk and Billy Paul in Philadelphia.
'Neath the Arizona Skies, directed by Harry Fraser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1934 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- Hilly Axwijk: Suriname -- Social worker.
- Billy Paul in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; singer ("Me and Mrs Jones").
- Michel Ziegler: Boulogne-Billt EXecutives.
- Billy Paul: American singer.
- Sergei Kirov: Russian revolutionary (Born 1886).
- In the Soviet Union, Politburo member Sergei Kirov is shot dead by Leonid Nikolayev at the Communist Party headquarters in Leningrad.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1934 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Object of My Affection - Glen Gray & Casa Loma Orchestra
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