Thursday 8 April 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Henry N Cobb and Jurgen Moltmann.
For Heaven's Sake, directed by Sam Taylor, 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1926 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Henry N Cobb: American architect.
- Jurgen Moltmann: German theologian.
- Jean-Jacques Pauvert: French publisher, notable for publishing the work of the Marquis de Sade in the early 1950s and as the first publisher of Anne Desclos/Pauline Réage's Story of O (1954) and the first edition of Kenneth Anger's Hollywood Babylon (1959).
- Henry Cobb: American architect and academic co-founded Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.
- Shecky Greene: American comedian.
- Shirley Mills: American actress and dancer (d. 2010)
- Jürgen Moltmann: German theologian and academic
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Miami - Al Jolson
- Song of the Vagabonds - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?