History Quiz / From the 1930s

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Can you name the following people and things from the 1930s?

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In 1930 the first frozen food was sold in Massachusetts
The world's tallest building finished construction in 1931
The Persistence of Memory is painted in 1931 by this artist
French composer, best known for his score of the Thomas Crown Affair, is born in 1932
This record label introduces the first LP in 1931
This ban ends in 1933, after 13 years of being enforced
Work on the People's Car is started by Ferdinand Porsche in 1933
The 32nd President of the United States is elected in 1933
The inventor of the synthesizer is born in 1934
These two outlaws are killed in 1934
One of the 20th century's most recognisable figures becomes Führer of Germany in 1934
Parker Brothers introduces this classic board game
This legendary American film director/comedian is born on December 1st
This iconic film debuts in New York in 1936 and is hailed one of Chaplin's greatest achievements
The topic of a Paul Simon song is invented in 1936
This corporation starts a regular public television broadcasting service from Alexandra Palace in 1936
The 1936 Olympics were hosted in this city
This German Airship catches fire in New Jersey in 1937
The composer responsible for the opera Porgy & Bess dies in 1937
The first animated feature film produced in America, which premiered in 1937
The car industry's first ever concept car, which premiered in 1938
The 'King of Swing', who was the first Jazz leader to play at Carnegie Hall
A blues pioneer dies mysteriously at the age of 27 in 1938
This steam locomotive becomes the fastest in the world, traveling at 125.88 mph on July 3rd 1938
The comic book which introduced Superman & Batman was founded in 1939
A major international conflict which started on September 1, 1939

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