Thursday 12 November 1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 12, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hans Werner Richter and Harry A. Blackmun.
The Puppet's Nightmare, directed by Émile Cohl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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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
- Harry A. Blackmun: Judge.
- Hans Werner Richter: German author (Socially Responsible Cinema).
- Harry A Blackmun: Illinois, United States -- 100th Supreme Court Justice (1970-94).
- Shamus Culhane: animator, dies at age 87.
- Harry Blackmun: Associate Justice of the U.S.