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Monday 12 January 1903

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Igor V and Igor Kurchatov. Los héroes del sitio de Zaragoza, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903 while Lady Rose's Daughter by Mary Augusta Ward was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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Dances from 'Alibaba'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Sonar Swapan'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Coronation Ceremony and Durbar

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Maner Matan'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

Country: United States

Who Said Watermelon

Starring: George Nathaniel Curzon

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:
  • Igor V: Kurtshatov Russian nuclear physicist (first Russian nuclear bomb).
  • Igor Kurchatov: Russian physicist and academic (d. 1960).
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Facts:
  • Rhodes Opera House burns in Boyertown Pa, killing 170
  • Harry Houdini performs at Rembrandt theater, Amsterdam.

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Music Charts

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Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Tessie - Harry Macdonough & John Bieling

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Books

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Lady Rose's Daughter

By: Mary Augusta Ward

"The most marvelous work of its wonderful author." --New York World "We touch regions and attain altitudes which it is not given to the ordinary novelist even to approach."

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Gordon Keith

By: Thomas Nelson Page

Thomas Nelson Page was a Virginian author, and ambassador to Italy during the Wilson administration. He is best known for his postbellum Southern work.

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The Pit

By: Frank Norris

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Lovey Mary

By: Alice Hegan Rice

By the Author of Mrs. Wiggs Of The Cabbage Patch

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