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Sunday 24 January 1926

1926-01-24

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Sea Beast, directed by Millard Webb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

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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Braveheart

Directed by: Alan Hale

Starring: Rod La Rocque, Lillian Rich, Robert Edeson

Country: United States

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Lady Windermere's Fan

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Irene Rich, May McAvoy, Bert Lytell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 January 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
  • Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ruth Asawa: American sculptor (d. 2013).
  • Georges Lautner: French film director, noted family, born to actress Renée Saint-Cyr (Marie-Louise Vittore, 1904-2004) and to a father of Austrian descent.
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Dinah - Ethel Waters
  2. Don't Wake Me Up, Let Me Dream - Howard Lanin & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1621
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Arthur Capper -- Jan. 18, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1620

Books

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

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

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

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

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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