Thursday 9 May 1912
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Only a Woman, directed by Theo Frenkel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1912 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
- Jacques Falcou: Neuilly sur Seine Painters.
- Pedro Armendáriz: Mexican-American actor (d. 1963).
- Per Imerslund: Norwegian-German soldier and author (d. 1943).
- Géza Ottlik: Hungarian mathematician and theorist (d. 1990).
- Pedro Armendariz: Mexico -- Actor (From Russia With Love).
- American Numismatic Association receives federal charter.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1912 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Come to the Ball - Henry Burr
- Red Pepper - A Spicy Rag - Fred Van Eps
- I'm Going Back to Dixie - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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