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Friday 12 November 1920

1920-11-12

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). L'innamorata, directed by Gennaro Righelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Movies

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L'innamorata

Directed by: Gennaro Righelli

Starring: Italia Almirante-Manzini, Annibale Betrone, Alfonso Cassini

Country: United States

Der Verächter des Todes

Directed by: Harry Piel

Starring: Friedrich Berger, Karl Braun, Johanna Piel Jr.

Country: United States

Jackal

Directed by: G.A. Olsen

Starring: Pehr Qvrnstrm, Amund Rydland, Signe Heide Steen

Country: United States

Just Pals

Directed by: Jack Ford

Starring: Buck Jones, Helen Ferguson, Georgie Stone

Country: United States

Die Tophar-Mumie

Directed by: Johannes Guter

Starring: Ellen Bargi, Albert Bennefeld, Emil Heyse

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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:
  • Richard Quine: American actor singer director and screenwriter (d. 1989).
  • Eleanor Friede: American editor and publisher who accomplished the coup of publishing Richard Bach's "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" and making it a world best-seller.
See other famous people born on 12 November
Facts:
  • Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected first baseball commissioner.
  • Italy and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes sign the Treaty of Rapallo.

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  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1350
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1349
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1348

Books

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Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

A classic coming-of-age adventure romance about Scottish lumber company owner Hector McKaye and his son.

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman Derwent Conniston has been chasing outlaw John Keith for four years up in the arctic part of Canada. Just when he is about to get his man, Conniston falls deathly ill.

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