Monday 16 September 1912
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Wald and Emil Surmann.
La vida de Jose Rizal, directed by Edward M. Gross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
while The Street Called Straight by Basil King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 September 1912 ?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- That Precious Little Thing Called Love (The Riddle Song) - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- You're My Baby - American Quartet
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