Friday October 26, 1923
US date format: 10/26/1923, UK date format: 26/10/1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 26, 1923). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Robert Hinde and Claude Tchou.
The Extra Girl, directed by F. Richard Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 26, 1923?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
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- Dutch 2nd Chamber rejects Fleet laws (50-49 vote)
- In Persia, Reza Khan becomes Ahmad Shah Qajar's prime minister.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 26, 1923?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Ted Lewis & His Band - Cut Yourself a Piece of Cake
- Frank Crumit - When You Walked Out, Someone Else Walked Right In