Saturday 12 February 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Alioto and Michel de Saint-Pierre.
Silas Marner, 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 February 1916
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 February 1916 ?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
- Darwin Day.
- National Freedom to Marry Day (unofficial).
- Georgia Day in the U.S. state of Georgia.
- Saint Damian of Alexandria
- Joseph Alioto: American multimillionaire lawyer who, at one time, was the mayor of San Francisco.
- Michel de Saint-Pierre
- Karl Hubert: Rudolf Schiske Austrian composer (Vom Tode).
- Joseph L: Alioto (Mayor-San Francisco).
- Rudy Larriva: American animator and director from the 1940s to the 1980s.
- de Pierre: Blois Writer.
- 1st edition of Joseph Patterson / Sidney Smith strip Gumps
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1916 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- M-O-T-H-E-R (A Word That Means the World to Me) - Henry Burr
- Araby - Harry Macdonough
- You'd Never Know That Old Home Town of Mine - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- He's Got a Bungalow - Arthur Fields
- When Old Bill Bailey Plays the Ukelele - Peerless Quartet
- Is There Still Room for Me 'Neath the Old Apple Tree? - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell