Tuesday 12 December 1916
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 12, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Saint-Pierre .
King Lear, directed by Ernest C. Warde, 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.