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Saturday 11 December 1926

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Big Mama Thornton blues singer ("Ball and Chain" and Jean-Pierre Kahane. Michael, directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926 while The Private Life of Helen of Troy by John Erskine was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Michael

Directed by: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Starring: Walter Slezak, Max Auzinger, Nora Gregor

Country: United States

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Nana

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Catherine Hessling, Pierre Lestringuez, Jacqueline Forzane

Country: United States

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Old Ironsides

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Charles Farrell, Esther Ralston, Wallace Beery

Country: United States

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Faust

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Gsta Ekman, Emil Jannings, Camilla Horn

Country: United States

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Michel Strogoff

Directed by: Viktor Tourjansky

Starring: Ivan Mozzhukhin, Nathalie Kovanko, Acho Chakatouny

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 December 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
  • Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
  • Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
  • Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Josephine Baker goes up in Amsterdam

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1926 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Can't Get Over a Girl Like You (Loving a Boy Like Me) - Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley
  2. When the Red, Red Robin Comes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1926?

  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1667
  • Time: Wireless radio inventor
  • Science: Science vol. 64 issue 1666

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Private Life of Helen of Troy

By: John Erskine

SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 304 pages. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition. THE BOBBS-MERRILL COMPANY, IN 1925.

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The Hounds of Spring

By: Sylvia Thompson

Penguin 1st edition paperback 56. vg condition. In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

1926 Grossett and Dunlap edition VG+; Excellent condition with just minor use wear to dust cover and bottom book edge (gift inscription from 1939 inside cover); 100% guarantee if not satisfied with purchase

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Beau Sabreur

By: P.C. Wren

This volume contains the complete Beau Trilogy: BEAU GESTE; BEAU SABREUR and BEAU IDEAL, written by respected British writer P.C.Wren, involving the French Foreign Legion in North Africa, in which the author served.

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