Tuesday 3 August 1926
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Scarlet Letter, directed by Victor Seastrom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1926 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Jacques Dubois: France Actor.
- Tony Bennett: American singer with a long career that seemed to only get better each decade.
- Lewis Branscomb: ?USAAsheville Scientist.
- Tony Bennett in Queens: New York, USA; singer ("I Left My Heart in San Francisco").
- Loris Campana: France sport Champion.
- Bruno Marostegan: France sport Champion
- Rona Anderson: Scottish-English actress (d. 2013)
- Anthony Sampson: English journalist and author (d. 2004)
- Traffic lights installed on Piccadilly Circus
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Bye Bye, Blackbird - Gene Austin
- Cherie, I Love You - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
- Poor Papa - Whispering Jack Smith
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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