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Saturday 12 January 1901

1901-01-12

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). La revista de la Escuadra Argentina, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Scenes from 'Alibaba'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Buddhadev'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Sarala'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Dol Leela'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

La revista de la Escuadra Argentina

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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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
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kurt Jooss: German dancer and choreographer, a teacher and ballet director.
  • Ariya Thera: His date of order of admission to the United States was July 10, 1958.
  • Karl Künstler: German SS officer (d. 1945).
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Books

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The Crisis

By: Winston Churchill

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 ...

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Alice of Old Vincennes

By: Maurice Thompson

Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.

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The Helmet of Navarre

By: Bertha Runkle

t the stair-foot the landlord stopped me. "Here, lad, take a candle. The stairs are dark, and, since I like your looks, I would not have you break your neck."

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The Right of Way

By: Gilbert Parker

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.

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