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Tuesday 1 July 1941

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 1, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Twyla Tharp and Sally Quinn. The Shepherd of the Hills, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941 On TV people were watching CBS Television Quiz.
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What the sky looked like on 1 July 1941

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Movies

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The Shepherd of the Hills

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: John Wayne, Betty Field, Harry Carey, Beulah Bondi

Country: United States

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Arizona Bound

Directed by: Spencer Gordon Bennet

Starring: Buck Jones, Tim McCoy, Raymond Hatton, Luana Walters

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Dance Hall

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Carole Landis, Cesar Romero, William Henry, June Storey

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The Bride Came C.O.D.

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: James Cagney, Bette Davis, Stuart Erwin, Eugene Pallette

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Forced Landing

Directed by: Gordon Wiles

Starring: Richard Arlen, Eva Gabor, J. Carrol Naish, Nils Asther

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

CBS Television Quiz

Starring: Gil Fates, Frances Buss

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Twyla Tharp: American dancer and iconoclastic, considered to be the greatest modern dance choreographer since Martha Graham.
  • Sally Quinn: Georgia, United States -- CBS newscaster (Morning Show).
  • Catherine Arminjon-Roesch: French art historian, the General Curator for Heritage at the Ministry of Culture in France, and the author of many books particularly on the furniture of the Royal and Princely Courts.
  • John Gould: British composer / musical comic.
  • Alfred Gilman: American pharmacologist and biochemist Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2015).
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Facts:
  • 1st coml TV licenses granted-W2XBS-WNBT (NBC) and WCBW (CBS), New York City
  • WCBW (now WCBS) TV channel 2 in NY, New York (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • WNBT TV (W2XBS, Now WNBC) channel 4 in NYC (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • First commercial TV licenses granted-W2XBS-WNBT (NBC) and WCBW (CBS), New York City.
  • Bulova Watch Co. pays $9 for first ever network TV commercial.

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