Thursday 12 November 1903
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jack Oakie and René Lefèvre.
A Shocking Accident, directed by James Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
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- R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
- Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
- National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
- In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
- Jack Oakie: American comedian who appeared in more than 100 pictures, including Charlie Chaplin's classic film, "The Great Dictator," 1940.
- René Lefèvre: French pioneering aviator, famous for his participation as second pilot flying the Bernard 190 'Oiseau Canari' in June 1929, marking the first French crossing of the North Atlantic in the west-east direction.
- Rene Lefevre: France sport Champion.