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Saturday 6 February 1926

1926-02-06

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Torrent, directed by Ricardo Cortez, 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 months ?

Torrent

Directed by: Ricardo Cortez

Starring: Lillian Gish, John Gilbert, Rene Adore

Country: United States

The Sea Beast

Directed by: Millard Webb

Starring: John Barrymore, Dolores Costello, George O'Hara

Country: United States

A Woman of the Sea

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Edna Purviance, Raymond Bloomer, Charles K. French

Country: United States

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy

Country: United States

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Braveheart

Directed by: Alan Hale

Starring: Rod La Rocque, Lillian Rich, Robert Edeson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 February 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
  • Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
  • Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
  • Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
  • Saint Vedastus (+540)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Krier: French director and screenwriter who died on 25 August 2008 in Digne-les-Bains.
  • Jean-Bernard Raimond: French conservative politician who served as Foreign Minister in the government of Jacques Chirac from 1986 to 1988, as French ambassador to a number of states from the 1970s to the 1990s, and as a deputy in the French National Assembly from 1993 to 2002.
  • Walker Edmiston: American actor and puppeteer (d. 2007).
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Facts:
  • St. Louis Browns acquire catcher Wally Schang from New York Yankees
  • NFL rules college students ineligible until graduate college classes.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. The Original Charleston - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
  2. Bam, Bam, Bamy Shore - Ted Lewis & His Band

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1623
  • Time: Henry Berenger, Senator from France, also a diplomat
  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1622

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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