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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1935.
The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1935: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1935?


Events

  • 01 Apr 1935 First radio tube made of metal announced, Schenectady, New York.
  • 02 Apr 1935 Mary Hirsch, becomes 1st woman licensed as a horse trainer
  • 03 Apr 1935 Yasuo Ikenada runs world record marathon (2:26:44).
  • 05 Apr 1935 Croatian Farmers Party wins Yugoslavian election.
  • 06 Apr 1935 H Levitt sinks 499 basketball free throws, misses and sinks 371 more.
  • 08 Apr 1935 Works Progress Administration approved by US Congress.
  • 12 Apr 1935 Your Hit Parade, debuts on radio
  • 14 Apr 1935 Sandstorm ravages US midwest (Dust Bowl)
  • 15 Apr 1935 Another massive dust storm in the USA becomes known as "Black Sunday".
  • 17 Apr 1935 Provincial-National elections (Musserts NSB achieves 7.9% / 44 chairs)
  • 18 Apr 1935 Netherlands election (Musserts NSB wins 8% of vote)
  • 19 Apr 1935 39th Boston Marathon won by John A Kelley of Massachusetts in 2:32:07.4.
  • 21 Apr 1935 King Boris of Bulgaria forbids all political parties.
  • 23 Apr 1935 The Polish Constitution of 1935 is adopted.
  • 24 Apr 1935 William Christian Bullitt, Jr., the US ambassador to Moscow, hosted the elaborately prepared Spring Ball of the Full Moon which is said to have surpassed all other embassy parties in Moscow's history.
  • 27 Apr 1935 FA Cup Sheffield Wednesday beat West Bromwich Albion 4–2 at Wembley
  • 28 Apr 1935 Moscow underground opens (81 km long).
  • 29 Apr 1935 The first edition of the Vuelta a España is raced and goes on to become one of the 3 Grand Tours of road bicycle racing.

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Movies

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The Informer

The Informer

Release year: 1935

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster, Margot Grahame

Country: United States of America

Goin' to Town

Goin' to Town

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Alexander Hall

Starring: Mae West, Paul Cavanagh, Gilbert Emery, Marjorie Gateson

Reckless

Reckless

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Franchot Tone, May Robson

Mark of the Vampire

Mark of the Vampire

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill

Country: United States of America

One Frightened Night

One Frightened Night

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Charley Grapewin, Mary Carlisle, Arthur Hohl, Wallace Ford