Monday 26 August 1918US date format: 8/26/1918, UK date format: 26/8/1918
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 26, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Katherine Johnson and Louis W "Louis" Stotijn.
Shifting Sands, directed by Albert Parker, 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.
- Leonard Bernstein: Composer.
- 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.
Planetary positions on this day
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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