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Saturday 3 April 1926

1926-04-03

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). For Heaven's Sake, directed by Sam Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

For Heaven's Sake

Directed by: Sam Taylor

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Noah Young

Country: United States

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Kiki

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Norma Talmadge, Ronald Colman, Gertrude Astor

Country: United States

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Waxworks

Directed by: Leo Birinsky

Starring: Emil Jannings, Conrad Veidt, Werner Krauss

Country: United States

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The Bat

Directed by: Roland West

Starring: George Beranger, Charles Herzinger, Emily Fitzroy

Country: United States

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L'inhumaine

Directed by: Marcel L'Herbier

Starring: Jaque Catelain, Lonid Walter de Malte, Philippe Hriat

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 April 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Sixtus I
  • Saint Agape (died 304)
  • Saint Richard (d.1253)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Timothy Bateson: English actor (d. 2009).
  • Alex Grammas: American baseball player manager and coach.
  • Gus Grissom: American astronaut, one of the original seven men chosen to represent the United States in space, the second American in space on Project Mercury in 1961, and the first to maneuver a spacecraft manually from one orbital path to another.
  • Virgil Grissom in Mitchell: Indiana, USA; Lieutenant Colonel US Air Force/astronaut (Mercury 4, Gemini 3) (dies 1967).
  • Virgil ''Gus'' Grissom: American astronaut (d. 1967).
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Facts:
  • 2nd flight of a liquid-fueled rocket by Robert Goddard
  • Italy establishes corp of force in order to break powerful unions.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1926 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Miami - Al Jolson
  2. Song of the Vagabonds - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1926?

  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1631
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Andrew J. Volstead -- Mar. 29, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1630

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Private Life of Helen of Troy

By: John Erskine

Early edition with no edition listed. Bound in black cloth with orange lettering & decorations. VG, has some rubbing to the spine tips & corners. Owner's gift inscription dated 1926 on 1/2 title page.

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

By: Anita Loos

Loos’s classic tale shows that questions of women and power―more relevant today than ever―can come in the most alluring of packages. This delirious 1925 Jazz Age classic introduced readers to Lorelei Lee, the small-town girl from Little Rock, who has ...

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

Set in England in the 1920's the story is about a father's love, devotion and sacrifice for his beloved son. Captain Sorrell returns from the war to find his wife has left him with sole responsibility for their son Kit.

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The Hounds of Spring

By: Sylvia Thompson

Hardcover Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap; First Edition edition (1926) Language: English ASIN: B000OKWU0E Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item

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