Tuesday 29 December 1931
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Barbara Steele and Prince Gu.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
while Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather 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 TV series released this week ?
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1931 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Barbara Steele: England, United Kingdom -- Actress (Castle of Blood, Dark Shadows).
- Prince Gu: of Korea (d. 2005).
- Yi Gu: Japanese-American son of Yi Bangja (d. 2005).
- Stasys Stonkus: Lithuanian basketball player and coach (d. 2012).
- Victoria scores 7 for 435 in second innings to beat New South Wales.
- Identification of heavy water publicly announced, HC Urey.
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 ?