Sunday 3 January 1926
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include George Martin and Danny Overbea.
His Wooden Wedding, 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 3 January 1926
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1926 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- George Martin: English record producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer and musician.
- Danny Overbea: Blues singer / guitarist.
- W Michael Blumenthal: American businessman, civil servant, and 64th United States Secretary of the Treasury.
- W Blumenthal: American economist and politician 64th United States Secretary of the Treasury.
- Theodoros Pangalos declares himself dictator in Greece.