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Monday 12 October 1908

US date format: 10/12/1908, UK date format: 12/10/1908

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 12, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ann Lane Petry and Paul Engle. The Puppet's Nightmare, directed by Émile Cohl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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The Puppet's Nightmare

Directed by: Émile Cohl

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Fire at Sea

Directed by: Gianfranco Rosi

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Not Guilty

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Never Again

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His First Job

Directed by: Georges Méliès

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1908 ?

  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ann Lane Petry: US journalist / author (Street).
  • Paul Engle: American author poet playwright and critic (d. 1991).
  • Ann Petry: American journalist and author (d. 1997).
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