Thursday April 18, 1912

US date format: 4/18/1912, UK date format: 18/4/1912

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 18, 1912). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Wendy Barrie and John Lapworth. The Victoria Cross, directed by Hal Reid, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
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The Victoria Cross

Directed by: Hal Reid

Starring: Tefft Johnson, Edith Storey, Wallace Reid, Rose Tapley

The Eleventh Hour

Directed by: John Lyde


Directed by: Géza von Bolváry

Nicholas Nickleby

Directed by: George Nichols

Starring: Harry Benham, Mignon Anderson, Frances Gibson, Inda Palmer

His Great Uncle's Spirit

Directed by: Not Specified


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 18, 1912?


  • Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
  • Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
  • Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
  • Saint Timon
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  • The Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 18, 1912?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. Another Rag (A Raggy Rag) - American Quartet

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