Wednesday 18 August 1926
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Waldyr B Fucher and Waldir Fucher.
Beau Geste, directed by Herbert Brenon, 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 18 August 1926
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 18 August 1926 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Waldyr B Fucher
- Waldir Fucher: Brazilian astrologer, owner of one of the earliest astrology schools in Brazil.
- John Finnegan: American actor (d. 2012).
- Weather map televised for 1st time
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Girl Friend - George Olsen & His Orchestra
- I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (If I Knew I'd Find You) - Al Jolson