Thursday 5 August 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sydney Omarr and Imre Fehér.
The Duchess of Buffalo, directed by Sidney Franklin, 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 5 August 1926
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1926 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Sydney Omarr: American writer and journalist, a nationally syndicated astrologer and newspaper columnist.
- Imre Fehér
- Claude Dupuy: Cuiseaux EXecutives.
- Betsy Jolas: French composer.
- 1st talkie movie Don Juan at Warner Theatre, New York
- French and German trade agreement signed
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Lonesome and Sorry - Ruth Etting
- Spanish Shawl - Blossom Seeley