Monday 15 November 1937
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include William E "Little Willie" John [Woods] and Yaphet Kotto in New York City.
A Damsel in Distress, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
while Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Artists and Their Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 November 1937 ?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- William E "Little Willie" John [Woods]: US R&B singer (Fever).
- Yaphet Kotto in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Brubaker, Alien, Raid on Entebbe).
- Little Willie John: American singer (d. 1968).
- Little John: American singer-songwriter (d. 1968).
- Yaphet Kotto: American actor and screenwriter.
- 1st congressional session in air-conditioned chambers
- First congressional session in air-conditioned chambers.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1937 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Nice Work if You Can Get It - Fred Astaire
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