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 Bruce Sabin and Idaho Falls (Idaho).
Target Practice, directed by Richmond Riedel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1906
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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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
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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
- Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
- You're a Grand Old Flag - Arthur Pryor's Band