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Wednesday 16 November 1938

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 16, 1938). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Richard Landry and Toni Brown. Arrest Bulldog Drummond, directed by James P. Hogan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938 On TV people were watching Foundations of Cookery.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Arrest Bulldog Drummond

Directed by: James P. Hogan

Starring: John Howard, Heather Angel, H.B. Warner, Reginald Denny

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Adventure in Sahara

Directed by: D. Ross Lederman

Starring: Paul Kelly, C. Henry Gordon, Lorna Gray, Robert Fiske

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Gang Bullets

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: Anne Nagel, Robert Kent, Charles Trowbridge, Morgan Wallace

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Hard to Get

Directed by: Ray Enright

Starring: Dick Powell, Olivia de Havilland, Charles Winninger, Allen Jenkins

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Brother Rat

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Priscilla Lane, Wayne Morris, Johnnie Davis, Jane Bryan

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TV Series

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Foundations of Cookery

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Guest Night

Starring: A.G. Street

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

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  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
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  • K B Regiment refuses round-table conference in East-India
  • LSD is first synthesized by Swiss chemist Dr. Albert Hofmann at the Sandoz Laboratories in Basel, Switzerland.

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Planetary positions on November 16, 1938 - Geocentric view

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