Friday 9 October 1936
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Croisille and Brian Blessed.
The Garden of Allah, directed by Richard Boleslawski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
while Sparkenbroke by Charles Morgan was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 9 October 1936 ?
- Nicole Croisille: French singer and actress, who appeared in 24 films between 1961 and 2005 and recorded albums from 1961.
- Brian Blessed: British actor of stage, screen and TV, often noted for his aggressive characterizations.
- Jim Gross: American pro astrologer from 1972, creator of the highly successful "Astro Dice" 1979.
- Hoover Dam begins transmitting electricity to LA
- Generators at Boulder Dam (later renamed to Hoover Dam) begin to generate electricity from the Colorado River and transmit it 266 miles to Los Angeles, California.
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