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Tuesday 23 February 1926

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Shelley Berman and William Roy. La bohème, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

La bohème

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Lillian Gish, John Gilbert, Rene Adore

Country: United States

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Torrent

Directed by: Ricardo Cortez

Starring: Lillian Gish, John Gilbert, Rene Adore

Country: United States

The Sea Beast

Directed by: Millard Webb

Starring: John Barrymore, Dolores Costello, George O'Hara

Country: United States

A Woman of the Sea

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Edna Purviance, Raymond Bloomer, Charles K. French

Country: United States

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Shelley Berman: American comedian and cabaret monologist on TV and in films, including "The Best Man," "The Wheeler Dealers," 1964 and "Every Home Should Have One," 1970.
  • William Roy: American physician journalist and politician (d. 2014).
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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Sleepy Time Gal - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
  2. Show Me the Way to Go Home - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
  3. I Ain't Got Nobody - Bessie Smith

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Ellen Scripps -- Feb. 22, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1625
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lady Diana Manners -- Feb. 15, 1926

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

1926 Grossett and Dunlap edition VG+; Excellent condition with just minor use wear to dust cover and bottom book edge (gift inscription from 1939 inside cover); 100% guarantee if not satisfied with purchase

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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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