What the sky looked like on January 12, 1906
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 1/12/1906, UK date format: 12/1/1906
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 12, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emmanuel Levinas and Tex Ritter.
Donkey Skin, directed by Jacques Demy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 12, 1906?