Tuesday 12 October 1920
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Die Tophar-Mumie, directed by Johannes Guter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Which were the important events of 12 October 1920 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- Michel Desurmont: Tourcoing physician.
- Christy Ring: Irish hurler (Born 1920).
- Christopher Soames: Baron Soames English politician and diplomat Governor of Southern Rhodesia (d. 1987).
- Alice Childress: US playwright / actress (Wedding Band).
- Yu Gwan-sun: Korean independence leader (Born 1904).
- Construction begins on Holland Tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York City
- Cleveland Indians beat Brooklyn Dodgers, five games to two in 17th World Series.
- Polish–Soviet War: After the Polish army captures Tarnopol, Dubno, Minsk, and Dryssa, the ceasefire is enforced.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1920 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- After You Get What You Want, You Don't Want It - Van & Schenck
- Prince's Orchestra - Manyana
- Snoops, the Lawyer - Eddie Cantor
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