Saturday 22 May 1926
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Georges Rol and Elek Bacsik.
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 22 May 1926 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Georges Rol: French ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic Bishop and Bishop Emeritus of Angouleme (France).
- Elek Bacsik: Hungarian-American violinist and guitarist (d. 1993).
- Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue by Gene Austin hits #1
- Dutch Communist Party expels David Wijnkoop
- Chiang Kai-shek replaces communists in Guomindang, China.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1926 ?
Top #7 songs in the USA
- Rio Rita - Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra
- Drifting and Dreaming (Sweet Paradise) - George Olsen & His Orchestra
- Always - Henry Burr
- Always - Nick Lucas
- After I Say I'm Sorry - Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra
- Here in My Arms - Leo Reisman & His Orchestra
- Kentucky's Way Of Sayin' Good Morning - Brox Sisters
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