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Friday 2 May 1941

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jules Wijdenbosch and Eddy Louiss. Citizen Kane, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
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TV Series

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

Men at Work

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Men at Work

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Men at Work

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Men at Work

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Men at Work

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Citizen Kane

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore

Country: United States

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The Big Boss

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Otto Kruger, Gloria Dickson, John Litel

Country: United States

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Ziegfeld Girl

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: James Stewart, Judy Garland, Hedy Lamarr

Country: United States

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Penny Serenade

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Beulah Bondi

Country: United States

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The Devil and Miss Jones

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Jean Arthur, Robert Cummings, Charles Coburn

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 May 1941 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
  • Saints Exuperius and Zoe
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • FCC approves regular scheduled coml TV broadcasts to begin July 1
  • Nazi occupied Netherlands layoff Jewish journalists
  • Ted Williams lowest average (.308) in year he hit over .400
  • US Federal Communications Commission approves regularly scheduled commercial TV broadcasts to begin July 1.
  • Following the coup d'etat against Iraq Crown Prince 'Abd al-Ilah earlier that year, the United Kingdom launches the Anglo-Iraqi War to restore him to power.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1941?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Red in fashion
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sir Percy Noble -- Apr. 28, 1941

Books

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

This Above All

By: Eric Knight

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Random Harvest

By: James Hilton

Random Harvest is a novel written by James Hilton, first published in 1941. The novel was immensely popular, placing second on The New York Times list of bestselling novels for the year.The

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The Keys of the Kingdom

By: A. J. Cronin

A Scottish priest on a mission in China, is torn between practical values and doctrines of the Catholic Church.

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The Sun Is My Undoing

By: Marguerite Steen

This novel deals with early slave trade and shipping between England and the Ivory coast in Africa. There are love stories between the charactors and one that is interracial.

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