Monday 25 December 1933, Christmas
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include François de Closets and François Closets.
Sons of the Desert, directed by William A. Seiter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
while Magnificent Obsession by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 25 December 1933 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- François de Closets
- François Closets: French journalist and scientific chronicler.
- de Closets: Enghien les Bains Journalist.
- Basil Heatley: English runner.
- Another Christmas Day five-wicket haul by Clarrie Grimmett.
- Stan Smith takes 8-33 for Victoria versus Tasmania at Hobart.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1933 ?
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- April in Paris - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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