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Thursday 1 March 1934

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Michel Folon and Joan Hackett. Midnight, directed by Chester Erskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934 while Lamb in His Bosom by Caroline Miller was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

It Happened One Night

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly

Country: United States

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The Lost Patrol

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Boris Karloff, Wallace Ford

Country: United States

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The Lucky Texan

Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Barbara Sheldon, George 'Gabby' Hayes

Country: United States

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Sons of the Desert

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase

Country: United States

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Design for Living

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Fredric March, Gary Cooper, Miriam Hopkins

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 1934 ?

  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
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  • Primo Carnera beats Tommy Loughran in 15 for heavyweight boxing title.
  • Henry Pu Yi crowned emperor Kang Teh of Manchuria.
  • Manchuria becomes Manchukuo, following an invasion by the Japanese.
  • John Dillinger escapes from jail in Crown Point, Indiana, using a wooden pistol.
  • Erich Franke invents the wire bearing (today wire race bearing) and files a patent application.

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  • Esquire
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Richard Whitney -- Feb. 26, 1934
  • Science: Science vol. 79 issue 2043

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

Lamb in His Bosom

By: Caroline Miller

In 1934, Caroline Miller's novel Lamb in His Bosom won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. It was the first novel by a Georgia author to win a Pulitzer, soon followed by Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind in 1937.

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Good-bye, Mr. Chips

By: James Hilton

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (originally, Good-bye, Mr. Chips) is a short novel about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping, written by the English writer James Hilton, published in the United States in June 1934 by Little, Brown and Company and ...

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Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

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So Red the Rose

By: Stark Young

Young's novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. “If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will ...

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