Wednesday 12 April 1916
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Civilization, directed by Reginald Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 April 1916 ?
- 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.
- Umberto Dianda: Italy Military man.
- Beverly Cleary: Children's Author.
- Brian Connell: Writer / broadcaster.
- Louis Gauthier: France sport Champion.
- Movita Castaneda: American actress and singer (d. 2015).
- Russell Garcia: American-New Zealand composer and conductor (d. 2011)
- Benjamin Libet: American neuropsychologist and academic (d. 2007)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1916 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Hello, Hawaii, How are You? - Prince's Orchestra
- I Love a Piano - Billy Murray
- Marimba March - Blue & White Marimba Band
- Are You from Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) - Billy Murray & Irving Kaufman
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