Sunday 26 August 1906
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Albert B Sabin and Albert Sabin.
Lika mot lika, directed by Knut Lambert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
while The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers 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 26 August 1906 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1906 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Pretty Desdamone - Bert Williams
- By the Light of the Honeymoon - Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan
- You're a Grand Old Flag - Arthur Pryor's Band
- Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
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