Wednesday 27 January 1926
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ingrid Thulin and Fritz Spiegl.
The Sea Beast, directed by Millard Webb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
while Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos 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 27 January 1926 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Ingrid Thulin: Swedish actress (d. 2004).
- Fritz Spiegl: Austrian flute player and journalist (d. 2003).
- 1st public demonstration of television, John L Baird, London
- US Senate agrees to join World Court.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1926 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Don't Wake Me Up, Let Me Dream - Howard Lanin & His Orchestra
- Dinah - Ethel Waters
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