December 12

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on December 12. From 1900 until now. December 12 is under the sign of Sagittarius. Famous birthdays on this day include Frank Sinatra (1915), Rajinikanth (1950) and Jennifer Connelly (1970). Several movies were released around December 12 over the years, such as Doctor Zhivago in 1965 directed by David Lean and Two Women in 1960 directed by Vittorio De Sica.
But much more happened on December 12 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around December 12 over the years?
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Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago

Release year: 1965

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Rod Steiger

Country: United States of America

Two Women

Two Women

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Raf Vallone, Eleonora Brown

Country: United States of America

Chimes at Midnight

Chimes at Midnight

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Margaret Rutherford, John Gielgud

Country: United States of America

Munich

Munich

Release year: 2005

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Marie-Josée Croze, Ciarán Hinds

Country: United States of America

Lady Windermere's Fan

Lady Windermere's Fan

Release year: 1925

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Irene Rich, May McAvoy, Bert Lytell, Ronald Colman

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 12?


Holidays

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)

Events

  • 2018 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): The Afghan National Army abandons the western Shib Koh District after the government failed to resupply troops stationed there. The district, which borders Iran, is now effectively under Taliban control. (Reuters)The Taliban claims responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed 12 people, including 8 civilians in Kabul. (Tolo News)
  • 2017 Unibail-Rodamco agrees to purchase shopping mall owner Westfield Corporation for $15.7 billion. (Business Insider)
  • 2016 December 2016 Istanbul bombings: The death toll from the bombings in Beşiktaş, Istanbul, rises to at least 44, according to Health Minister Recep Akdağ. (Anadolu Agency)At least 118 HDP officials and supporters are arrested in anti-terrorism raids. HDP rejects any link with either the PKK or Kurdistan Freedom Falcons. (Reuters), (FOX News)
  • 2015 Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017): A suicide bomber attacks an Iraqi Army post in Al Anbar Governorate on the border with Saudi Arabia, killing at least six guards. (Ahram Online)
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Books

Which were the most popular books released around December 12 over the years?
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The Great Chicago Fire by Robert Cromie

The Great Chicago Fire

Year: 1958

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One of the best narrative histories ever written about the devastating fire has been reprinted in this oversized, illustrated edition. Over 150 photos and illustrations.

The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks

The Rescue

Year: 2000

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One of America's bestselling authors delivers a story about the greatest commitment of all: loving someone forever. When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives.

Genius by James Gleick

Genius

Year: 1992

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From the author of the national bestseller Chaos comes an outstanding biography of one of the most dazzling and flamboyant scientists of the 20th century that "not only paints a highly

The Greatest Book Ever Written by Fulton Oursler

The Greatest Book Ever Written

Year: 1951

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Bible, Catholicism, Biblical Studies

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird

Year: 1960

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The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960.

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