Friday 26 August 1910
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mère Teresa and Mother Teresa.
The White Slave Trade, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
while A Modern Chronicle by Winston Churchill 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 1910 ?
- 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
- Mère Teresa
- Mother Teresa: Macedonian-born Indian missionary; Nobel Peace Prize recipient (d. 1997).
- Finn Halse: Norwegian jurist, publisher, translator, and writer.
- Teresa : Religious Leader.
- William James: American artist, a painter and violin maker, a grandson of the philosopher William James and a grandnephew of the writer Henry James.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1910 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Harry Lauder - We Parted on the Shore
- You Taught Me How to Love You, Now Teach Me to Forget - Joe Maxwell
- If He Comes In, I'm Goin' Out - Arthur Collins
- When Shadows Gather - John McCormack
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