Saturday April 20, 1912

US date format: 4/20/1912, UK date format: 20/4/1912

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 20, 1912). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ed Jones and Soewarsil Djojopoespito. The Victoria Cross, directed by Hal Reid, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
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The Victoria Cross

The Victoria Cross

Directed by: Hal Reid

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

The Eleventh Hour

The Eleventh Hour

Directed by: John Lyde



Directed by: Géza von Bolváry

Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby

Directed by: George Nichols

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

The Heart of an Indian

The Heart of an Indian

Directed by: Thomas H. Ince

Starring: Francis Ford, Ann Little, J. Barney Sherry, Art Acord


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 20, 1912?


  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
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  • Fenway Park officially opens, Boston Red Sox beat New York Highlanders 7-6 in 11.

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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 20, 1912?
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  1. - Another Rag (A Raggy Rag)

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