Wednesday August 26, 1914

US date format: 8/26/1914, UK date format: 26/8/1914

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on August 26, 1914). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal). Famous people born on this day include Julio Cortázar and René Tavernier. Aftermath, directed by Elliot Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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

Events

  • World War I: the British Expeditionary Force fights a rear-guard action at the Battle of Le Cateau that briefly checks the German advance.
  • Founding date of the Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras.

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Movies

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L'inferno

L'inferno

Directed by: claude chabrol

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

The Property Man

The Property Man

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Phyllis Allen, Charles Bennett, Jess Dandy

The Patchwork Girl of Oz

The Patchwork Girl of Oz

Directed by: J. Farrell MacDonald

Starring: Violet MacMillan, Frank Moore, Raymond Russell, Leontine Dranet

Country: United States of America

The Face on the Barroom Floor

The Face on the Barroom Floor

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Cecile Arnold, Jess Dandy, Vivian Edwards

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 26, 1914?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - You Planted a Rose in the Garden of Love

How old am I?

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 26, 1914?

On August 26, 1914 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is August 26, 1914?

On August 26, 1914 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on August 26, 1914?

On August 26, 1914 the US President was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 26, 1914?

On August 26, 1914 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).

Which famous people are born on August 26, 1914?

On August 26, 1914 several famous people were born including, Julio Cortázar, René Tavernier, Albert Plecy.


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