Saturday 8 June 1912
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ian Morrow and Roger Michelot.
Jupiter på jorden, directed by Georg af Klercker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
while The Street Called Straight by Basil King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 June 1912 ?
- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
- Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
- Trojecia, virgin (at Rodez)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta.
- Blessed Chlodulph, bishop of Metz
- Blessed Gildard, bishop of Rouen, confessor
- Blessed Maximinus, bishop of Aix en Provence
- Blessed William, bishop of York, confessor
- Blessed Syra of Ireland, virgin
- Syria, virgin (at Troyes)
- saint Medard, bishop of Noyon, confessor [common]
- Ian Morrow: Company director.
- Roger Michelot: French boxer who competed in the 1932 and 1936 Summer Olympics.
- Albert Michallon: Grenoble Politician.
- Maurice Bellemare: Canadian lawyer and politician (d. 1989).
- Harry Holtzman: American abstract artist (d. 1987).
- Carl Laemmle incorporates Universal Pictures.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1912 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Bring Back My Lovin' Man - Ada Jones
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