Saturday 18 January 1936
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Parny and David Howell.
The Ghost Goes West, directed by Ren Clair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
while It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Theatre Parade.
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1936 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Joseph Parny: French homicide; perpetrator of a tragic family drama on 12/09/1994 at around 2:00 AM MET in Aubevoye, France.
- David Howell: Baron Howell of Guildford English journalist and politician Secretary of State for Transport.
- Rudyard Kipling: British writer born in India; a poet, novelist and journalist who, more than anyone, captured the spirit of British Rule in India.
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