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Thursday 27 May 1937

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gérard Klein (science fiction writer) and Andrew Stewart. Kid Galahad, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937 On TV people were watching For the Children.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kid Galahad

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart

Country: United States

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Charlie Chan at the Olympics

Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Warner Oland, Katherine DeMille, Pauline Moore

Country: United States

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Captains Courageous

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Freddie Bartholomew, Lionel Barrymore

Country: United States

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The Prince and the Pauper

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Errol Flynn, Claude Rains, Henry Stephenson

Country: United States

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Shall We Dance

Directed by: Mark Sandrich

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 27 May 1937

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TV Series

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

For the Children

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Richard Burton, Michael Bates, Alan Badel

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Sports Review

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Disorderly Room

Starring: Harry Cranley, Tommy Handley, Fred Hudson, Len Maxwell

Queue for Song

Starring: Queenie Leonard, Dennis Van Thai

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Masks Through the Ages

Starring: Duncan Melvin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 May 1937 ?

Holidays:
  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
  • Pope John I
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Facts:
  • Golden Gate Bridge, SF, dedicated
  • In California, the Golden Gate Bridge officially opens to pedestrian traffic. The bridge is the world's longest span to date, between San Francisco and Marin County.
  • Carl Hubbell wins his 24th consecutive game (since July 17, 1936).

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