Friday 18 June 1926


It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Hintertreppe, directed by Leopold Jessner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?



Directed by: Leopold Jessner

Starring: Henny Porten, Fritz Kortner, William Dieterle

Country: United States

It's the Old Army Game

It's the Old Army Game

Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland

Starring: W.C. Fields, Louise Brooks, Blanche Ring

Country: United States

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The Boob

The Boob

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Gertrude Olmstead, George K. Arthur, Joan Crawford

Country: United States

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Der Mann ohne Nerven

Der Mann ohne Nerven

Directed by: Grard Bourgeois

Starring: Harry Piel, Dary Holm, Albert Paulig

Country: United States



Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: Mary Pickford, Roy Stewart, Mary Louise Miller

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 June 1926 ?

  • Seychelles - National Day.
  • Brazil - Chemist's Day.
  • Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
  • Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tom Wicker: American writer, a journalist and novelist, who made his reputation as a newspaper columnist with his coverage of the death of President John F. Kennedy for the New York Times.
  • Allan Sandage: American astronomer and scientist who developed the theory of a continually expanding and contracting universe.
  • Philip Crosby: American businessman and author (d. 2001).
  • Patricia Hutchinson: British ambassador (Uruguay).
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  • Theodor Lessing laid-off because he is a Jew in Hanover

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Horses - George Olsen & His Orchestra
  2. Song of the Flame - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
  3. Cossack Love Song - Ipana Troubadors

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1642
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Carrie Chapman Catt -- June 14, 1926


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

The Private Life of Helen of Troy by John Erskine

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

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

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

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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