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Wednesday 26 February 1936

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Eduard Ivanovich Buinovski and Manmohan Desai. Little Lord Fauntleroy, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Theatre Parade

Starring: Greer Garson, D.A. Clarke-Smith, Antoinette Cellier, John Wyse

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Freddie Bartholomew, Dolores Costello, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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The Walking Dead

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

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Wife vs. Secretary

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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Follow the Fleet

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott

Country: United States

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Fred MacMurray, Henry Fonda

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 February 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
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Facts:
  • Military coup in Japan.
  • In the February 26 Incident, young Japanese military officers attempt to stage a coup against the government.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1936?

  • Time: World leaders Japanese Emperor Hirohito, Chinese leader Pu Yi, Russian dictator Joseph Stalin and Ch
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leni Riefenstahl -- Feb. 17, 1936
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Marriner S. Eccles -- Feb. 10, 1936

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

536pages. in8. Cartonné.

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Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely

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The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

Santayana's The Last Puritan, 1st Ed by George Santayana. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First edition. 602 pages. Hardcover w/Jacket. Solid copy, moderate wear

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

The bestselling novel behind John Ford’s acclaimed film starring Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda, and Edna May Oliver. When newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin settle in the Mohawk Valley in 1776, they work tirelessly against the elements to build a new ...

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