Friday 12 August 1938
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anthony Joliffe and Gérard Poulet.
Block-Heads, directed by John G. Blystone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
while The Citadel by A. J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Telecrime.
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1938 ?
- Anthony Joliffe: Mayor of London.
- Gérard Poulet: Bayonne Musician.
- Jean-Paul L'Allier: Canadian journalist and politician 38th Mayor of Quebec City (d. 2016).
- Ludwig Borchardt: German egyptologist, dies at 74.
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