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Saturday 17 July 1926

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Edouard Carpentier and Charles Champlin. Mantrap, directed by Victor Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Mantrap

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Clara Bow, Ernest Torrence, Percy Marmont

Country: United States

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The Son of the Sheik

Directed by: Geo. Fitzmaurice

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bnky, George Fawcett

Country: United States

Faces of Children

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Forest, Victor Vina, Pierrette Houyez

Country: United States

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Jealousy

Directed by: Ewald Andr Dupont

Starring: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Lya De Putti

Country: United States

The Road to Mandalay

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lois Moran, Owen Moore

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
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Facts:
  • Paavo Nurmi walks world record 4x1500m (16:11.4)

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Reaching for the Moon - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
  2. Louis Armstrong - Muskrat Ramble

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1646
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Benito Mussolini -- July 12, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1645

Books

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

The Private Life of Helen of Troy

By: John Erskine

SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 304 pages. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition. THE BOBBS-MERRILL COMPANY, IN 1925.

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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

Captain Stephen Sorrell returns from the First World War decorated with the Military Cross but unnerved by the conflict. His mercenary wife has deserted him for 'one of the fellows who stayed behind' and left him responsible for their son, ...

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The Hounds of Spring

By: Sylvia Thompson

Penguin 1st edition paperback 56. vg condition. In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

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