Saturday 18 May 1912
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Georg von and John Crosby.
Der Eid des Stephan Huller, directed by Viggo Larsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
while The Winning of Barbara Worth by Harold Bell Wright 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 May 1912 ?
- Georg von: Opel German auto manufacturer.
- John Crosby: American writer, a novelist and former syndicated radio and TV columnist.
- Perry Como: American singer (d. 2001).
- Richard Brooks: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -- Director (Blackboard Jungle, In Cold Blood).
- Walter Sisulu: South African anti-apartheid activist (d. 2003).
- Maurits Binger establishes two Dutch movie companies.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1912 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Take Me Back to the Garden of Love - Columbia Stellar Quartet & Charles Harrison
- Love is Mine - Enrico Caruso
- The Skeleton Rag - American Quartet
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