Sunday 24 January 1926
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Georges Lautner and Ruth Asawa.
The Sea Beast, directed by Millard Webb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
You can also have a look at the whole 1926 or at January 24 across the years.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 24 January 1926 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 24 January 1926 ?
- 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
See other famous people born on 24 January
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.
Ruth Asawa: American sculptor (d. 2013).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Dinah - Ethel Waters
Don't Wake Me Up, Let Me Dream - Howard Lanin & His Orchestra
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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
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 304 pages. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition. THE BOBBS-MERRILL COMPANY, IN 1925.
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 ...
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.
Penguin 1st edition paperback 56. vg condition. In stock shipped from our UK warehouse
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 24 January 1926 is such a special date for you!