Saturday 26 August 1922
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lazar Nikolov and Irving R Levine.
The Three Must-Get-Theres, directed by Max Linder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett 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 1922 ?
- 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
- Lazar Nikolov: Composer.
- Irving R Levine: American journalist (d. 2009).
- Henry Piper: American mechanical engineer and CEO in charge of Bush Wellman, a specialty metals company.
- Roger Rudigoz: France Writer.
- Irving Levine: American journalist and author (d. 2009).
- Japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1922 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Parade of the Wooden Soldiers - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Stumbling - Frank Crumit
- Coo Coo - Al Jolson
- Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean - Furman & Nash
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