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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in February 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 February 1935: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 1935?


Events

  • 01 Feb 1935 James T Farrell finishes his Studs Lonigan trilogy
  • 02 Feb 1935 Lie detector first used in US court (Portage, Wisconsin).
  • 06 Feb 1935 Monopoly board game goes on sale for 1st time
  • 07 Feb 1935 Monopoly invented by Charles Darrow symbol Rich Uncle Pennybags
  • 09 Feb 1935 US female Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson.
  • 10 Feb 1935 1st US streamlined electric RR engine begins service
  • 11 Feb 1935 First US airplane flight with auto slung beneath the fuselage, New York.
  • 12 Feb 1935 Great airship, USS Macon, crashes into Pacific Ocean.
  • 13 Feb 1935 First US surgical operation for relief of angina pectoris, in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • 15 Feb 1935 The discovery and clinical development of Prontosil, the first broadly effective antibacterial drug, is published in a series of articles in Germany's pre-eminent medical journal, ''Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift'', by Gerhard Domagk.
  • 20 Feb 1935 Karoline Mikkelson is 1st woman on Antarctica
  • 22 Feb 1935 Airplanes are no longer permitted to fly over the White House.
  • 26 Feb 1935 RADAR-Radio Detection and Ranging 1st demonstrated (Robert Watson-Watt)
  • 28 Feb 1935 Amsterdam Hotel of the Red Lion gets sidewalk permit

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Movies

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Ruggles of Red Gap

Ruggles of Red Gap

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Charles Laughton, Mary Boland, Charles Ruggles, Zasu Pitts

Country: United States of America

Gold Diggers of 1935

Gold Diggers of 1935

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

Starring: Dick Powell, Adolphe Menjou, Gloria Stuart, Alice Brady

Country: United States of America

The Little Colonel

The Little Colonel

Release year: 1935

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Evelyn Venable, John Lodge

Country: United States of America

Roberta

Roberta

Release year: 1935

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott

Country: United States of America

The Wedding Night

The Wedding Night

Release year: 1935

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Gary Cooper, Anna Sten, Ralph Bellamy, Helen Vinson