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Friday 17 November 1933

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Orlando Pena and Dan Osinski. Dancing Lady, directed by Robert Z. Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Dancing Lady

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone

Country: United States

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Duck Soup

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx

Country: United States

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Little Women

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Paul Lukas

Country: United States

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The Invisible Man

Directed by: James Whale

Starring: Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan

Country: United States

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Female

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Ruth Chatterton, George Brent, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1933 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • US recognizes USSR, opens trade
  • United States recognizes Soviet Union.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1933?

  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2029
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Football -- Nov. 13, 1933
  • Science: Science vol. 78 issue 2028

Books

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

Anthony Adverse

By: Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

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As the Earth Turns

By: Gladys Hasty Carroll

Book by Carroll, Gladys Hasty

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Ann Vickers

By: Sinclair Lewis

Some reviewers were outraged by Ann Vickers when it first appeared in 1933. "Persons unused to horrid and filthy things had better stay at a safe distance from this book," wrote one.

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Magnificent Obsession

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Excerpt from Magnificent Obsession I T had lately become common chatter AT brightwood Hospital better known for three hundred miles around Detroit as Hudson's Clinic that the chief was all but dead on his feet.

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