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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1932.
The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1932: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1932?


Events

  • 02 Apr 1932 Charles Lindbergh turns over $50,000 as ransom for kidnapped son.
  • 04 Apr 1932 Vitamin C first isolated, by C C King, at University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
  • 05 Apr 1932 Dutch textile strike broken by trade unions.
  • 10 Apr 1932 Paul von Hindenburg elected 1st German President (Hitler is 2nd)
  • 12 Apr 1932 Emmanuel Chabriers and Balanchines ballet premieres in Monte Carlo
  • 13 Apr 1932 Kozakken Boys soccer team forms in Werkendam forms
  • 17 Apr 1932 Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia ends slavery.
  • 19 Apr 1932 US President Herbert Hoover suggests five-day work week.
  • 23 Apr 1932 Shakespeare Memorial Theatre opens at Stratford-on-Avon.
  • 24 Apr 1932 German national election (NSDAP 36.3 percent in Prussia).
  • 28 Apr 1932 Yellow fever vaccine for humans announced.

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Movies

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12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

Country: United States of America

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin

Country: United States of America

Forbidden Games

Forbidden Games

Directed by: René Clément

Starring: Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey, Amédée, Laurence Badie

Country: United States of America

Monsieur Verdoux

Monsieur Verdoux

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mady Correll, Allison Roddan, Robert Lewis

Country: United States of America

High Noon

High Noon

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

Starring: Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges

Country: United States of America