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Sunday 1 August 1926

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Barry Long and Karl Kohn. The Bells, directed by James Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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What the sky looked like on 1 August 1926

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Bells

Directed by: James Young

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Caroline Frances Cooke, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Lorimer Johnston

Country: United States

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Mantrap

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Ernest Torrence, Clara Bow, Percy Marmont, Eugene Pallette

Country: United States

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A Sea Dog's Tale

Directed by: Del Lord

Starring: Billy Bevan, Madeline Hurlock, Andy Clyde, Vernon Dent

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Wedding Daze

Directed by: Michael Ian Black

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The Son of the Sheik

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky, George Fawcett, Montagu Love

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Battles between Druzen and French in Damascus
  • Failed assassination on General Primo de Rivera in Barcelona

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Poor Papa - Whispering Jack Smith
  2. Bye Bye, Blackbird - Gene Austin
  3. Cherie, I Love You - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra

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