Monday 5 August 1912
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Abbe Pierre and Abbé Pierre.
The Blind Man's Sacrifice, directed by Giuseppe de Liguoro, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
while The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1912 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Martha - Quartetto Nocturno (Good Night Quartet) - Enrico Caruso & Frances Alda & Marcel Journet
- A Girl Like Me - Elizabeth Wheeler & Lyric Quartet
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?