Monday 22 April 1912
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kathleen Ferrier and Kathleen Mary Ferrier.
The Cry of the Children, directed by George Nichols, 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 22 April 1912
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1912 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Kathleen Ferrier: English alto singer, dies at 41.
- Kathleen Mary Ferrier: England, United Kingdom -- Contralto (Orfeo Ed Evridice).
- Gavalda Miguel: Querol composer.
- Kaneto Shindo: Japanese director producer and screenwriter (d. 2012).
- Pravda, the ''voice'' of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, begins publication in Saint Petersburg.
- Tsinghua University, one of mainland China's leading universities, is founded.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1912 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Love Love (I Love You, Dear) - Henry Burr
- It's a Long Lane That Has No Turning - Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet)