Wednesday 26 August 1931
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Frank Farrelly and Gordon Greig.
Five Star Final, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
On TV people were watching The Television Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1931
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1931 ?
- 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
- Frank Farrelly: American psychotherapist with a private practice; famed for his clinical work, writing and international lectures.
- Dane Skerl: Composer.
- Gordon Greig: Journalist.
- Guy Vander Jagt: (Rep-R-Michigan, 1966- ).
- Giovanni Invernizzi: Italian soccer player and coach.
- Kálmán Markovits: Hungarian water polo player (d. 2009).