What the sky looked like on January 12, 1916
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 1/12/1916, UK date format: 12/1/1916
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 12, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Pieter Willem Botha and Pieter Botha.
Les vampires, directed by Louis Feuillade, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 12, 1916?