Friday 12 November 1920
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eleanor Friede and Richard Quine.
L'innamorata, directed by Gennaro Righelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
while Kindred of the Dust by Peter B. Kyne was one of the best selling books.
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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
- Eleanor Friede: American editor and publisher who accomplished the coup of publishing Richard Bach's "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" and making it a world best-seller.
- Richard Quine: American actor singer director and screenwriter (d. 1989).
- Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected first baseball commissioner.
- Italy and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes sign the Treaty of Rapallo.
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