Friday 26 August 1938
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Francine York in Aurora and Jet Black.
Carefree, directed by Mark Sandrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
while Northwest Passage by Kenneth Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Telecrime.
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- 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
- Francine York in Aurora: Minnesota, USA; actress (Slattery's People).
- Jet Black: British musician (The Stranglers).
- British leaders and Arabians fight in Palestine
- Montreal Maroons hockey team is dropped from the NHL.
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