Thursday 8 July 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and George Hunt Weyerhaeuser.
A Sea Dog's Tale, directed by Del Lord, 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 8 July 1926
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 July 1926 ?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Elisabeth Kübler-Ross: Swiss psychiatrist and author who is noted for her work with death and the dying.
- George Hunt Weyerhaeuser
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross: Swiss-born psychiatrist (d. 2004).
- George Weyerhaeuser: American timber executive, corporate executive, involved with standard oil, real estate, wood products & other corporations, married once, 6 children.
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross: Author / Physician / educator.
- John Dingell: American lieutenant and politician.
- David Armstrong: Australian philosopher and author (d. 2014).
- John D Dingell: (Rep-D-Michigan, 1955- ).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1926 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Mary Lou - Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra
- Sugar - Ethel Waters
- There's a Blue Ridge in My Heart, Virginia - Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra