Monday 26 February 1906
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nikos Ghika and Madeleine Carroll.
while The Jungle by Upton Sinclair was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 26 February 1906 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Nikos Ghika: artist.
- Madeleine Carroll: British actress who was a gentle, well-bred leading lady of the '30s and '40s.
- Ernestine Lebrun: France sport Champion.
- Manuel Fernandez Caballero composer: dies at age 70.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1906 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Fritz and Louisa - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
- Silver Heels - Harry Tally
- My Irish Molly O - Vess Ossman
- Will You Love Me in December as You Do in May? - Haydn Quartet
- Silver Heels - Arthur Pryor's Band
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