Tuesday 29 June 1926
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and Elliot Alexander.
Faces of Children, directed by Jacques Feyder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 June 1926 ?
- The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
- Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
- Seychelles - Independence Day.
- Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: Emir of Kuwait (d. 2006).
- Elliot Alexander: American TV producer.
- James Baxter: New Zealand writer, a poet, dramatist, literary critic and social commentator.
- Bob Lavoy: American athlete, played pro basketball from 1951-1954 for the Indianapolis Olympians, the Milwaukee Hawks and the Syracuse Nationals.
- Jaber Al-Sabah: Kuwaiti ruler 3rd Emir of Kuwait (d. 2006).
- Carter Woodson wins Springarn Medal for research of Black history
- Arthur Meighen returns to office as Prime Minister of Canada.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Valencia - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- The Governor's Pardon - Vernon Dalhart
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