Thursday 18 November 1926


It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). What Price Glory, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

What Price Glory

What Price Glory

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Edmund Lowe, Dolores del Rio

Country: United States

The House Without a Key

The House Without a Key

Directed by: Spencer Gordon Bennet

Starring: Allene Ray, Walter Miller, E.H. Calvert

Country: United States

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Warner Baxter, Lois Wilson, Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

Poil de carotte

Poil de carotte

Directed by: Julien Duvivier

Starring: Henry Krauss, Charlotte Barbier-Krauss, Andr Heuz

Country: United States

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Fear o' God

Fear o' God

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Bernhard Goetzke, Nita Naldi, Malcolm Keen

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 November 1926 ?

  • Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
  • Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
  • Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
  • Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
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  • Pope Pius XI issues encyclical "On the persecution of the Church in Mexico".
  • George Bernard Shaw refuses to accept the money for his Nobel Prize, saying, ''I can forgive Alfred Nobel for inventing dynamite, but only a fiend in human form could have invented the Nobel Prize''.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Barcelona - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
  2. Lucky Day - George Olsen & His Orchestra
  3. Baby Face - Ipana Troubadors

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Sloane Coffin -- Nov. 15, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1663


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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