Friday 13 December 1912
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 13, 1912). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Luiz Gonzaga .
Petticoat Camp, directed by Not Specified, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 December 1912
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Which were the important events of 13 December 1912 ?
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee - Ada Jones & Walter Van Brunt
- Hark! the Herald Angel Sing - Trinity Choir