Thursday 18 January 1912
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include David Rousset and William Sansom.
Three Tales of Terror, directed by Jacob Fleck, 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 18 January 1912 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- David Rousset: French writer, deputy and officer of the Legion of Honour.
- William Sansom: English writer (The Loving Eye).
- Charles Moeller: Belgian theologist (Humanisme et saintetT).
- English explorer Robert F Scott and his expedition reach South Pole, only to discover that Roald Amundsen had gotten there before
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Alexander's Ragtime Band - Victor Military Band
- Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still - Walter Van Brunt & John Bieling
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