Sunday 1 December 1935
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Roger Christian and Lou Rawls in Chicago.
Scrooge, directed by Henry Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
while Time Out of Mind by Rachel Field was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1935 ?
- 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.
- Roger Christian: United States -- Ice hockey player (1960 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Lou Rawls in Chicago: Illinois, USA; vocalist (Dean Martin's Golddigers, "Natural Man").
- Woody Allen: American comedian, writer, actor and film director, screenwriter, playwright and musician, gifted and appealing.
- George Bowering: Canadian professor and writer, producing works of fiction, poetry, history and biography.
- Bernard Schmidt: inventor (Schmidt camera), dies.
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