Friday 26 November 1926


It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Twinkletoes, directed by Charles Brabin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 26 November 1926 and get them!


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



Directed by: Charles Brabin

Starring: Colleen Moore, Kenneth Harlan, Tully Marshall

Country: United States

More info
What Price Glory

What Price Glory

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Edmund Lowe, Dolores del Rio

Country: United States

The House Without a Key

The House Without a Key

Directed by: Spencer Gordon Bennet

Starring: Allene Ray, Walter Miller, E.H. Calvert

Country: United States

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Warner Baxter, Lois Wilson, Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

Poil de carotte

Poil de carotte

Directed by: Julien Duvivier

Starring: Henry Krauss, Charlotte Barbier-Krauss, Andr Heuz

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 26 November 1926!


Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 November 1926 ?

  • Mongolia: Independence Day
  • Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
  • Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
  • Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 26 November
Famous Deaths:
  • All Italian Communist deputies are arrested.
  • Mount Vesuvius erupts.
  • In Williamsburg, Virginia, the restoration of Colonial Williamsburg begins.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee

Click here to Subscribe

Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. The Birth of the Blues - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at these very special gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 26 November 1926 to enjoy the time of your life

See our collection

Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1665
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Charles M. Schwab -- Nov. 22, 1926


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

The Private Life of Helen of Troy by John Erskine

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.

More info
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos

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 ...

More info
Sorrell and Son by Warwick Deeping

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.

More info
The Hounds of Spring by Sylvia Thompson

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

More info

Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 26 November 1926 and get them!

Vintage gifts: click here!

Tell the world why 26 November 1926 is such a special date for you!