Sunday 22 August 1926
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
3 Bad Men, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1926 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Marc Bohan: French fashion designer, best known for his 30 year career at the house of Dior.
- Ümit Oğuzcan: Turkish poet and author (d. 1984).
- Charles William Elliot: President of Harvard University (1869-1909), dies at age 92.
- Gold is discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa.
- In Greece, Georgios Kondylis ousts Theodoros Pangalos.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Girl Friend - George Olsen & His Orchestra
- I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (If I Knew I'd Find You) - Al Jolson
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