Friday 1 January 1926, NewYear’s Day
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Claire Polin [Schaff] and Claudio Villo.
A Woman of the Sea, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1926 ?
- Claire Polin [Schaff]: Composer flautist / musicologist.
- Claudio Villo: Italian singer, a famous tenor who sings the great Neapolitan songs with a magnificent voice.
- Philippe Deslous-Paoli: Mont de Marsan physician.
- Kazys Petkevičius: Lithuanian basketball player and coach (d. 2008).
- Richard Verreau: Canadian tenor and actor (d. 2005).
- Flood in Rhine strikes Cologne, Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1926 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Vernon Dalhart - The Death of Floyd Collins
- Brown Eyes, Why are You Blue? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
- Alone at Last - Henry Burr
- I'm Knee Deep in Daisies (And Head Over Heels in Love) - George Olsen & His Orchestra
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