Monday 13 September 1926
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emile Francis NHL player/coach/general manager (New York Rangers and Sidney Drell.
The Strong Man, directed by Frank Capra, 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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Which were the important events of 13 September 1926 ?
- 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
- RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
- Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
- 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Emile Francis NHL player/coach/general manager (New York Rangers: Saint Louis Blues, Hartford Whalers).
- Sidney Drell: American theoretical physicist and arms control expert.
- Franco Pedroni: Italy sport Champion.
- Andrew Brimmer: American economist and academic (d. 2012).
- Emile Francis: Canadian ice hockey player coach and manager.
- J Raley: American soldier and politician (d. 2012)
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1926 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Cherie, I Love You - Ross Gorman & His Orchestra
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