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Saturday 12 July 1930

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Guy Ligier and Gordon Pinsent. For the Defense, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930 while Years of Grace by Margaret Ayers Barnes was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

For the Defense

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: William Powell, Kay Francis, Scott Kolk

Country: United States

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The Unholy Three

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lila Lee, Elliott Nugent

Country: United States

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The Shame of Mary Boyle

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Sara Allgood, Edward Chapman, Barry Fitzgerald

Country: United States

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The Big House

Directed by: George Hill

Starring: Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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Hell's Angels

Directed by: Howard Hughes

Starring: Ben Lyon, James Hall, Jean Harlow

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 July 1930 ?

  • Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
  • Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
  • Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
  • Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Guy Ligier: Former French rugby player, car driver, and Formula One team owner.
  • Gordon Pinsent: Canadian actor and writer with a career spanning five decades.
  • Alberto Lionello: Italian actor, dubber and presenter on Italian TV who appeared in over 38 films from 1956.
  • Jean Brankart: Belgium sport Champion.
  • Celestin Oliver: Belgium sport Champion.
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  • 34th US Golf Open: Robert T Bobby Jones wins
  • Hedley Verity takes 10 for 10 vs. Notts (19 4-16-10-10) at Leeds

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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1930?

  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1854
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Louis D. Brandeis -- July 7, 1930
  • Science: Science vol. 72 issue 1853

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

Years of Grace

By: Margaret Ayers Barnes

Book by Barnes, Margaret Ayer

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By: Warwick Deeping

1930. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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By: Edna Ferber

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges ...

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The Woman of Andros

By: Thornton Wilder


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