Monday 26 August 1918
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Katherine Johnson and Louis W "Louis" Stotijn.
A Pair of Silk Stockings, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1918
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1918 ?
- 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
- Katherine Johnson: American physicist and mathematician.
- Louis W "Louis" Stotijn: Bassoonist / conductor (Residence Orchestra).
- Spencer Kimball: American lawyer and professor at the University of Utah, the University of Michigan Law School and the University of Chicago.
- Louis Finance: France Military man.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1918 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Man Who Put the Germ in Germany - Nora Bayes
- When You Come Home - Henry Burr