Friday October 05, 1934

US date format: 10/5/1934, UK date format: 5/10/1934

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 5, 1934). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Angelo Buono Jr and Kenneth D Taylor. The Gay Divorcee, directed by Mark Sandrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934 On TV people were watching Parrotville.
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The Gay Divorcee

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States of America

Crimson Romance

Directed by: David Howard

Starring: Ben Lyon, Sari Maritza, Erich von Stroheim, James Bush

The Return of Chandu

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Maria Alba, Clara Kimball Young, Lucien Prival

Among the Missing

Directed by: Albert S. Rogell

Starring: Richard Cromwell, Henrietta Crosman, Billie Seward, Arthur Hohl

Young and Beautiful

Directed by: Joseph Santley

Starring: William Haines, Judith Allen, Joseph Cawthorn, John Miljan


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  • Miners rebel in Asturias, Spain (see Asturian miners' strike of 1934).

    Famous Deaths

  • Jean Vigo: French film director, a creative genius...

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Rainbow Parade Cartoon

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