Thursday 4 February 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Edward Caulwell Hearne and Jean Thivolet.
Torrent, directed by Ricardo Cortez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
while Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 February 1926 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
- John Edward Caulwell Hearne: Writer.
- Jean Thivolet: French dermatologist, researcher and head of Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Allergology of Edouard Herriot Hospital (Pavillon R), Lyon, from 1972 to 1992.
- Eddie CréMier: St Maur des Fossés Painters.
- Gyula Grosics: Hungarian footballer and manager (d. 2014).
- Dave Sands: Australian boxer (d. 1952).
- Austrian chancellor Seipel wants to join Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1926 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Who? - George Olsen & His Orchestra
- You Forgot to Remember - Henry Burr
- Cecilia - Whispering Jack Smith
- Keep Your Skirts Down, Mary Ann - Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley
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