Wednesday 12 December 1906
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Matthew and William C Pahlmann interior decorator (4 Season restaurant.
while The House of a Thousand Candles by Meredith Nicholson 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 ?
Which were the important events of 12 December 1906 ?
- 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)
- Robert Matthew: Scottish architect and professor, the first professor of Architecture at Edinburgh University, serving from 1953-68.
- William C Pahlmann interior decorator (4 Season restaurant: New York City, New York).
- Pietro Serantoni: Italian soccer player.
- Oscar Straus, first Jewish cabinet member, appointed Secretary of Commerce.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1906 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- All Through the Night - Henry Burr
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?