Friday 26 February 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include King Talal and Phyllis Fanny.
The Old Curiosity Shop, directed by Warwich Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 February 1909
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 February 1909 ?
- 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.
- King Talal: of Jordan (d. 1972).
- Phyllis Fanny: Primrose-Pechey Cradock TV Chef.
- Fanny Cradock: English food writer and broadcaster (d. 1994).
- Talal of: Talal of Jordan (d. 1972).
- Kinemacolor, the first successful color motion picture process, is first shown to the general public at the Palace Theatre in London.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1909 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Harold Jarvis - Beautiful Isle of Somewhere
- That Wasn't All! - Ralph Herz
- Sousa's Band - Fairest of the Fair March
- Harry Lauder - When I Get Back Again to Bonnie Scotland
- There Never was a Girl Like You - Harry Macdonough