Thursday 26 August 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1926 ?
- 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
- Anahit Tsitsikian: Armenian violinist and educator (d. 1999).
- Robert Vickrey: American painter and author (d. 2011).
- Ruth Grossi: Germany Actor.
- Alessandro D'Ottavio: Italian boxer who won the bronze medal at the Olympic Games in 1948 for Italy in the 67 kg category.
- Roger Delabassee: Belgium sport Champion.
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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
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 26 August 1926 and get them!