Friday 12 April 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
The Wonderful Trick Donkey, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1901.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 April 1901 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
The Wonderful Trick Donkey
Castellane-De Rodays Duel
Which were the important events of 12 April 1901 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
See other famous people born on 12 April
Lowell Stockman: American farmer and politician (d. 1962).
Ørnulv Ødegård: Norwegian professor of psychiatry, head physician, and director at Gaustad psychiatric hospital 1938-1972.
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in April 1901?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Faithfully to relate how Eliphalet Hopper came try St. Louis is to betray no secret. Mr. Hopper is wont to tell the story now, when his daughter-in-law is not by; and sometimes he tells it in her presence, for he ...
Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Gilbert Parker was a late 19th and early 20th century politician and novelist who wrote prodigiously. The British-Canadian's works are still popular in the 21st century.
Tell the world why 12 April 1901 is such a special date for you!