Tuesday 19 October 1926
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Philippe Mareuil and Joel Feinberg.
Mother, directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin, 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 19 October 1926
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Which were the important events of 19 October 1926 ?
- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
- Roman festivals - Armilustrium in honor of Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Tomate (Tomato) Day, twenty-eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Philippe Mareuil: French film, TV and stage actor and dubber who died on 8 January 2016 in Suresnes, Hauts-de-Seine, France.
- Arne Bendiksen: Norwegian singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2009).
- Joel Feinberg: American philosopher and academic (d. 2004).
- Vladimir Shlapentokh: Ukrainian-American sociologist historian political scientist and academic (d. 2015).
- Marjorie Tallchief: American ballerina.
- John C Garand patents semi-automatic rifle
- Russian Politburo throws out Leo Trotsky and followers
- The 1926 Imperial Conference opens in London, the United Kingdom.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1926 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- The Birth Of The Blues - Harry Richman
- Baby Face - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
- How Many Times? - Benny Krueger & His Orchestra