Wednesday 12 June 1912
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 12, 1912). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Lavin MacDonald Scott and Eddie Williams.
Diamond Cut Diamond, directed by Darrell James Roodt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 June 1912 ?
- Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
- Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
- Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
- Russian Federation ? Russia Day (Independence Day) 1990
- United Kingdom ? Trooping the Colour (Military celebration of the monarch's official birthday held in London on the second Saturday of June)
- Brazil ? Dia dos Namorados (Lover's Day; similar to St. Valentine's)
- World Day Against Child Labor
- Saints Basilides, Quirinus, Nabor and Nazarius (and Celsus), martyrs
- Saint Pharaildis, virgin [GTZ: Artois]
- Blessed Eskill, bishop, martyr [ GTZ: Scandinavia]
- Saint Ursinus, bishop of Bourges, confessor (Translation day) [GTZ: Rouen]
- Saint Leo III died 816
- Saint Odulf of Oirschot died 865
- Blessed Guido (died 1250)
- Saints Nabor and Nazarius, martyrs [GTZ: St. Avold]
- Blessed Onuphrius, monk
- Saint Rufus, bishop, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Cunera [HCC]
- Eddie Williams: Blues / Jazz Bassist.
- Mary Lavin MacDonald Scott: Author.
- Russell "Lucky" Hayden: Chico, California -- Actor (Judge Roy Bean).
- Carl Iver Hovland: American psychologist (d. 1961).
- Bill Cowley: Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1993).
- Carl Hovland: American psychologist and academic (d. 1961).
- Frederic Passy: French economist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (Born 1822).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1912 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- The Gaby Glide - Arthur Pryor's Band
- The Gaby Glide - Billy Murray
- Elegie (Song of Mourning) - Alma Gluck