Sunday 14 January 1912
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tillie Olsen .
Three Tales of Terror, directed by Jacob Fleck, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1912 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
- Tillie Olsen: American author and academic (d. 2007).
- Otto Liebmann German philosopher (Kant and Epigones): dies at age 71.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Alexander's Ragtime Band - Victor Military Band
- Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still - Walter Van Brunt & John Bieling
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