Wednesday 25 August 1926
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kenneth Barr and Jef Gilson.
Alexander's Ragtime Band, directed by Henry King, 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 25 August 1926
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Which were the important events of 25 August 1926 ?
- Roman festivals - Opiconsivia held in honor of Ops.
- RC Saints - Genesius of Arles, Saint Louis IX of France, Saint Joseph Calasanz
- Uruguay - National Day (independence from Brazil in 1825).
- Philippines - National Heroes' Day.
- Kenneth Barr: American chemical engineer and CEO of Cypress Minerals, a mining company.
- Jef Gilson: French pianist, arranger, composer and big band leader.
- Pierre Douzou: Millau physician.
- Pavlos Koundouris becomes President of Greece
- Pavlos Kountouriotis announces that dictatorship is finished in Greece and becomes the president.