Tuesday 3 August 1926
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tony Bennett in Queens and Tony Bennett.
The Scarlet Letter, directed by Victor Seastrom, 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 3 August 1926 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Tony Bennett in Queens: New York, USA; singer ("I Left My Heart in San Francisco").
- Tony Bennett: American singer with a long career that seemed to only get better each decade.
- Loris Campana: France sport Champion.
- Bruno Marostegan: France sport Champion.
- Jacques Dubois: France Actor.
- Lewis Branscomb: ?USAAsheville Scientist
- Rona Anderson: Scottish-English actress (d. 2013)
- Anthony Sampson: English journalist and author (d. 2004)
- Traffic lights installed on Piccadilly Circus
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Bye Bye, Blackbird - Gene Austin
- Cherie, I Love You - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
- Poor Papa - Whispering Jack Smith
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