Friday 15 October 1926
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Evan Hunter [Ed McBain] and James E Akins.
The Great K & A Train Robbery, directed by Lewis Seiler, 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 15 October 1926 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Evan Hunter [Ed McBain]: American writer (Blackboard Jungle).
- James E Akins: American diplomat and adviser to Richard Nixon (d. 2010).
- James Akins: American diplomat, ambassador to Saudi Arabia from 1973-1976.
- Michel Foucault: French philosopher and educator, a teacher at Clermant-Ferrand and in Paris and appointed to a chair in the History of Systems of Thought at the College of France, 1970.
- Jean Peters: American actress.
- Auguste Caulet: France sport Champion
- Agustín Calvo: Spanish philosopher and poet (d. 2012)
- Ed McBain: American author and screenwriter (d. 2005)
- Karl Richter: German organist and conductor (d. 1981)
- Austria government of Seipel, forms
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Johnny Marvin - Breezin' Along with the Breeze
- The Blue Room - Revelers
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