Wednesday 11 August 1926
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 11, 1926). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Claus von Bülow and J R S Fincham.
The Belle of Broadway, directed by Harry O. Hoyt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1926 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Claus von Bülow: Danish-English lawyer.
- J R S Fincham: Geneticist.
- Johnny Van Derrick: Jazz violinist.
- Claus von Bulow: Danish-born British socialite.
- Bernard Ashley: English fashion designer / President (Laura Ashley).
- Claude Engerand: Remiremont Military man.
- Aaron Klug: Lithuanian-English chemist and biophysicist Nobel Prize laureate.
- Claus Bülow: Danish nobleman, tall, handsome with exquisite manners and elegant dress, the prime suspect in the mystery of his wealthy wife's fall into a coma.
- Cleveland Indians' Tris Speaker hits his 700th MLB double.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Bye Bye, Blackbird - Nick Lucas
- Am I Wasting My Time on You? - Lewis James
- The Blue Room - Melody Sheiks (Sam Lanin & His Orchestra)
- But I Do, You Know I Do - Ruth Etting