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Friday 12 January 1900

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Vaino Hannikainen . Fight Between a Lion and a Bull, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900 while To Have and to Hold by Mary Johnston was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Fight Between a Lion and a Bull

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Caught

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

High School Pupils

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Necessary Qualifications of a Typewriter

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

The Girl from Paris

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1900 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Facts:
  • Freeland Colony founded in US.

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Books

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To Have and to Hold

By: Mary Johnston

This was the #1 best-selling novel in the United States in 1900, made into movies several times in subsequent years. It is set in colonial North America, beginning in the year 1621.

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Red Pottage

By: Mary Cholmondele

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Unleavened Bread

By: Robert Grant

Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.

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The Reign of Law

By: James Lane Allen

James Lane Allen (December 21, 1849 – February 18, 1925) was an American novelist and short story writer whose work, including the novel A Kentucky Cardinal, often depicted the culture and dialects of his native Kentucky.

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Videogames

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