Wednesday 26 November 1919
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Henri Vidal and Tom Archia.
The Darkest Hour, directed by Paul Scardon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
while The Desert of Wheat by Zane Gre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 November 1919 ?
- Mongolia: Independence Day
- Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
- Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
- Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
- Henri Vidal: French film actor who made his film debut alongside Edith Piaf in the movie Montmartre-sur-Seine in 1941.
- Tom Archia: American jazz tenor saxophonist who took "Texas Tom" as his marquee name.
- Karl-Heinz Ertel: German nazi military, Waffen SS.
- Karl Ertel: Germany Military man.
- Ryszard Kaczorowski: Polish soldier and politician 6th President of the Republic of Poland (d. 2010).
- Frederik Pohl: United States -- Sci-fi author (3 Hugo, Gateway, Bipohl).
- Ram Sharma: Indian historian and academic (d. 2011).
- Felipe Angeles: Mexican military officer, noteworthy for his participation in the Mexican Revolution of 1910 to 1920.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1919 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I've Got My Captain Working for Me Now - Billy Murray
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