Wednesday 27 February 1935
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mirella Freni and Pierre Pican.
The Whole Town's Talking, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935
while Green Light by Lloyd C. Douglas 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 27 February 1935 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Mirella Freni: Italian opera singer, a lyric soprano.
- Pierre Pican: French Roman Catholic clergyman.
- Alberto Remedios: Opera / concert singer.
- Mirella Freni in Modena: Italy; lyric soprano ("Madame Butterfly").
- Brian Heap: English biologist and academic.
- Uri Shulevitz: American author and illustrator.
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