Saturday 17 August 1912
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 1912). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Margaret Scriven and Edgar Fernhout.
Metamorphoses, directed by Christophe Honoré, 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 17 August 1912
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1912 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1912 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- I'd Love to Live in Loveland with a Girl Like You - Walter Van Brunt
- Dreams of Long Ago - Enrico Caruso
- Battle Hymn of the Republic - Columbia Mixed Quartette