Sunday 26 August 1923
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Why Worry?, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 26 August 1923 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
See other famous people born on 26 August
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Yes! We Have No Bananas - Benny Krueger & His Orchestra
Search For Your Ancestors
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1923?
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1495
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1494
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1493
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...
'The Enchanted April', a novel by Elizabeth von Arnim, follows four dissimilar women in 1920s England who leave their rainy, grey environments to go on holiday in Italy.
Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.
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