Monday 12 July 1920
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Foster and George Godding.
Himmelskibet, directed by Holger-Madsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 July 1920 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Paul Foster: Singer.
- George Godding: Lawrence Military man.
- Keith Andes: American actor and singer (d. 2005).
- Pierre Berton: Canadian journalist and author (d. 2004).
- Bob Fillion: Canadian ice hockey player and manager (d. 2015).
- Paul Gonsalves: American saxophonist (d. 1974)
- Randolph Quirk: Manx linguist and academic
- Beah Richards: American actress and playwright (d. 2000)
- Lithuania and the USSR sign peace treaty, Lithuania becomes independent rep
- The Soviet : Lithuanian Peace Treaty is signed. Soviet Russia recognises independent Lithuania.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1920 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- That Old Irish Mother of Mine - Charles Harrison
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