Major Events of 1935


Stanley Cup: Montreal Maroons vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Series: 3-0
US Open Golf: Sam Parks, Jr. Score: 299 Course: Oakmont CC Location: Oakmont, PA
World Series: Detroit Tigers vs. Chicago Cubs Series: 4-2

Nobel Prizes

The prize was awarded jointly to: JOLIOT, FRƒDƒRIC, France, Institut du Radium, Paris, b. 1900, d. 1958; and his wife JOLIOT-CURIE, IRéNE, France, Institut du Radium, Paris, b. 1897, d. 1956: "in recognition of their synthesis of new radioactive elements"

The prize money was with 1/3 allocated to the Main Fund and with 2/3 to the Special Fund of this prize section.

OSSIETZKY, CARL VON, Germany, b. 1888, d. 1938: Journalist (with Die WeltbŸhne, among others), pacifist.

Physiology or Medicine
SPEMANN, HANS, Germany, University of Freiburg im Breisgau, b. 1869, d. 1941: "for his discovery of the organizer effect in embryonic development"

CHADWICK, Sir JAMES, Great Britain, Liverpool University, b. 1891, d. 1974: "for the discovery of the neutron"

Pulitzer Prizes

Drama: Zoe Akins ... "The Old Maids"
Fiction: Josephine Winslow Johnson ... "Now In November"
History: Charles M. Andrews ... "The Colonial Period of American History"
Public Service: "Sacramento Bee"

Most Popular Movies & The Oscars

1. China Seas
2. David Copperfield
3. Forsaking All Others
4. Goin' to Town
5. Les Miserables
6. Lives of a Bengal Lancer
7. A Midsummer Night's Dream
8. Mutiny on the Bounty
9. Roberta
10. She Married Her Boss

Best Picture: "Mutiny on the Bounty"
Best Director: John Ford ... "The Informer"
Best Actor: Victor McLaglen ... "The Informer"
Best Actress: Bette Davis ... "Dangerous"