Friday 2 April 1926
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jack Brabham and Michael Rizzello.
Dog Shy, directed by Leo McCarey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 April 1926
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1926 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
- Jack Brabham: Australian race-car pilot, the first driver in history to be knighted, in 1979, for his services to motorsport.
- Elena Verdugo in Hollywood: California, USA; actress (Consuelo - Marcus Welby M.D.
- Michael Rizzello: Sculpter / coin designer.
- Sir Jack Brabham: Australian race car driver.
- Rudra Rajasingham: Sri Lankan police officer and diplomat (d. 2006).
- Riots between Muslims and Hindus in Calcutta, India.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Song of the Vagabonds - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Miami - Al Jolson