Wednesday 17 July 1912
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Art Linkletter and Irene Manning.
The Portrait of Lady Anne, 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 17 July 1912
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1912 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
Famous Birthdays:17 July
- Henri Poincare: French mathematician (Born 1854).
- IAF (International Amateur Athletic Federation) forms in Sweden
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1912 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- The Last Shot Got Him (The Great Bloo-ie Song) - Eddie Morton
- The Lost Chord - Enrico Caruso
- Whispering Hope - Alma Gluck & Louise Homer
- Al Jolson - Snap Your Fingers
- Please Don't Take My Lovin' Man Away - Elsie Baker