Tuesday 26 August 1941
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 26, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Barbet Schroeder and Chris Curtis.
Ladies in Retirement, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
On TV people were watching CBS Television Quiz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1941
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1941 ?
- 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
- Barbet Schroeder: Director (Barfly, Single White Female, More).
- Chris Curtis [Chris Crummy]: Rock drummer / vocalist (Deep Purple).
- Chris Curtis: English singer and drummer (The Searchers) (d. 2005).
- Jane Merrow: English actress producer and screenwriter.
- Akiko Wakabayashi: Japanese actress.