Monday 28 December 1931
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Guy Debord and Georg "Org" Marais.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
while Grand Hotel by Vicki Baum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Television Magic.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Which were the important events of 28 December 1931 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Guy Debord: French writer and film director.
- Georg "Org" Marais: South African economist / underminister of Finance.
- John de Mol: Dutch vocalist / composer / producer.
- Jean Depierris: France Writer.
- Martin Milner: TV Actor.
- Lin-Sen succeeds Chiang Kai-shek as President of Nanjing-China.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1931 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Home - Peter Van Steeden & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?