Wednesday 19 May 1926
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fernand Raynaud and Swami Kriyananda.
It's the Old Army Game, directed by A. Edward Sutherland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
while Beau Sabreur by P.C. Wren 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 19 May 1926 ?
- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
- Theophilus of Corte
- Peter Celestine
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
- Fernand Raynaud: French stand-up comic star, an actor and a singer.
- Swami Kriyananda: American writer, composer, playwright, photographer and singer, who is best known as a disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda, the first Master from India to live and teach in the West.
- H Douglas Miller
- Peter Zadek: German theatre and film director, play translator and screenwriter, regarded as one of the greatest directors in German-speaking theater.
- Kriyananda : Romanian-American spiritual leader and author (d. 2013).
- David Jacobs: English radio and television host (d. 2013).
- Edward Parkes: English engineer and academic.
- Paul Cooper: Composer.
- H Miller: American astrologer, a pro who is a member of AFA.
- French air force bombs Damascus, Syria.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1926 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me) - Aileen Stanley
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