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Friday 8 January 1926

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 1926). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kerwin Mathews and Soupy Sales. Alice's Balloon Race, directed by Walt Disney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Alice's Balloon Race

Directed by: Walt Disney

Starring: Margie Gay

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Laundry Man

Directed by: Johan Vandewoestijne

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Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Madge Bellamy, Buck Jones, Zasu Pitts, Leslie Fenton

Country: United States

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His People

Directed by: Edward Sloman

Starring: Rudolph Schildkraut, Rosa Rosanova, Robert Gordon, George J. Lewis

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The Eagle

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky, Louise Dresser, Albert Conti

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1926 ?

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kerwin Mathews: American actor (Born 1926).
  • Soupy Sales: American comedian, clever and imaginative, a popular figure on early TV, raised pie-throwing to an art form, having supposedly tossed 19,000 of them during his show business career.
  • Milton "Soupy Sales" Hines in North Carolina: USA; comedian (Soupy Sales Show).
  • Kerwin Matthews: American actor, the dashing hero of adventure pictures in the late '50s and early '60s, leaving his early career as a school teacher.
  • Evelyn Lear [Shulman]: Brooklyn, New York -- Soprano.
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Planetary positions on January 08, 1926 - Geocentric view

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