Tuesday 12 December 1916
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Saint-Pierre .
The Matrimaniac, directed by Paul Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 December 1916
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1916 ?
- 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)
- Michel Saint-Pierre: French novelist, dramatist, and biographer.
- Worst train disaster ever (Modane France-543 killed)
- The USA purchases the Danish West Indies, for $25 million.
- In the Dolomites, an avalanche buries 18,000 Austrian and Italian soldiers.