Thursday 22 April 1926
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charlotte Rae in Milwaukee and Xavier Depraz.
For Heaven's Sake, directed by Sam Taylor, 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 22 April 1926 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Charlotte Rae in Milwaukee: Wisconsin; actress (Edna - The Facts of Life).
- Xavier Depraz: French singer.
- Marceau Long: French tv executive.
- Charlotte Rae: American actress in films, stage and TV whose work spans comedy, drama, crime melodrama, musicals, sports and political satire.
- James Stirling: Scottish architect designed the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart and Seeley Historical Library (d. 1992).
- Persia, Turkey and Afghanistan sign treaties of security.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Song of the Vagabonds - Dennis King
- My Castle in Spain - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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