Saturday October 20, 1934

US date format: 10/20/1934, UK date format: 20/10/1934

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 20, 1934). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Michiko Shoda and Michael Dunn. The Captain Hates the Sea, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934 On TV people were watching Parrotville.
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The Captain Hates the Sea

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Wynne Gibson, Alison Skipworth, John Gilbert

Marie Galante

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Ketti Gallian, Ned Sparks, Helen Morgan

The Trail Beyond

Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury

Starring: John Wayne, Noah Beery, Verna Hillie, Noah Beery Jr.

Country: United States of America

What Every Woman Knows

Directed by: Gregory La Cava

Starring: Helen Hayes, Brian Aherne, Madge Evans, Lucile Watson

Lady by Choice

Directed by: David Burton

Starring: Carole Lombard, May Robson, Roger Pryor, Walter Connolly


Historical Events

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  • October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
  • French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire


  • All-Star team led by Babe Ruth and Connie Mack sails to Hawaii and Japan

TV Series

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Color Classics

Rainbow Parade Cartoon

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