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Saturday 20 January 1934

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1934). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tom Baker and Donald Fites. Four Frightened People, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934 On TV people were watching Comicolor cartoons.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Four Frightened People

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Herbert Marshall, Mary Boland, William Gargan

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Directed by: Benjamin Stoloff

Starring: Jimmy Durante, Lupe Velez, Stuart Erwin, Marjorie Rambeau

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Easy to Love

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Genevieve Tobin, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Astor, Edward Everett Horton

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The Kennel Murder Case

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: William Powell, Mary Astor, Eugene Pallette, Ralph Morgan

Country: United States

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The Invisible Man

Directed by: James Whale

Starring: Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan, Henry Travers

Country: United States

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Comicolor cartoons

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Historical Events

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  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tom Baker: British actor who preceded Peter Davison as TV's "Doctor Who," the longest-running BBC sci-fi series about a renegade who traveled through space and time.
  • Donald Fites: American merchandise marketer, civil engineer and CEO of Caterpillar, a construction equipment producer.
  • Hennie Aucamp: South African poet author and academic (d. 2014).
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  • Japan sends Henry Pu Yi as regent to emperor of Manchuria.
  • Fujifilm, the photographic and electronics company, is founded in Tokyo, Japan.
  • The Japanese company Fuji Photo Film is established.
  • The new Constitution of Estonia enters into force.
  • Einstein visits the White House.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 20, 1934 - Geocentric view

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