Tuesday 12 November 1912


It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Cleopatra, directed by Charles L. Gaskill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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



Directed by: Charles L. Gaskill

Starring: Helen Gardner, Pearl Sindelar, Miss Fielding

Country: United States

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The Adventures of Lieutenant Petrosino

The Adventures of Lieutenant Petrosino

Directed by: Sidney M. Goldin

Starring: Paul Askonas, Frau Galfres-Hubermann

Country: United States

Die Tochter des Schmugglers

Die Tochter des Schmugglers

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Henry Krauss, Henri tivant, Lon Bernard

Country: United States

From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth

From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Robert Henderson-Bland, Gene Gauntier, Montague Sidney

Country: United States

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The Life and Death of King Richard III

The Life and Death of King Richard III

Directed by: Andr Calmettes

Starring: Robert Gemp, Frederick Warde, Albert Gardner

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

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  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alphonse [Tuffy]: Leemans NFL fullback (New York Giants).
  • René Lasserre: French 'three star' Michelin chef and restaurateur, founder of the gourmet restaurant 'Lasserre' in the heart of the 8th arrondissement of Paris.
See other famous people born on 12 November
Famous Deaths:
  • The frozen bodies of Robert Scott and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1912 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Everybody Two-Step - American Quartet
  2. I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen - Will Oakland

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester

By: Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester is set in Gene Stratton Porter's Limberlost Swamp series. David Langston lives a simple life harvesting medicinal herbs to sell in the city. He believes that he has all that he needs in life, that is until he ...

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The Street Called Straight by Basil King

The Street Called Straight

By: Basil King

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.

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Their Yesterdays by Harold Bell Wright

Their Yesterdays

By: Harold Bell Wright

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies

The Melting of Molly

By: Maria Thompson Davies

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes ...

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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