Wednesday 25 October 1933
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Larry J Hopkins and Eugene ''Porky'' Lee.
Only Yesterday, directed by John M. Stahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
while Anthony Adverse by Hervey Allen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 October 1933 ?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
- Kazakhstan - Republic Day
- Larry J Hopkins: (Rep-R-Kentucky, 1979- ).
- Eugene ''Porky'' Lee: American child actor (d. 2005).
- Bobby Boyd: American boxer.
- Jack Haley: American film executive and co-founder, along with David Wolper, of Wolper Productions, Inc.
- Michel Herbert: French architect, who founded his own firm in 1968.
- Eugene Lee: American child actor, most notable for appearing in the "Our Gang" (Little Rascals) comedies as Porky from 1935 to 1939. During his tenure in "Our Gang," Porky originated the catchphrase "O-tay!", though it is commonly attributed to Buckwheat.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1933 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Old Spinning Wheel - Ray Noble & His Orchestra
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