Saturday August 24, 1912

US date format: 8/24/1912, UK date format: 24/8/1912

The day of the week was Saturday, under the astrological sign of Virgo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on August 24, 1912).

Famous birthdays on this day include Durward Kirby Indianapolis Indiana and Alita Román.

The number one song in US was Hypnotic Scene - Mike and Meyer by Weber & Fields.

Der Fremde, directed by , was one of the most viewed movie released in 1912

The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Movies | Music charts

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
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Events

  • US passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the government.
  • Territory of Alaska organized.
  • New York City ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe and victorious US olympians.
  • Alaska becomes a United States territory.

Famous Birthday

Who was born on August 24, 1912?

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Der Fremde

Der Fremde

Release year: 1912

La vida de Jose Rizal

La vida de Jose Rizal

Release year: 1912

Directed by: Edward M. Gross

Starring: Robert Henderson-Bland, Gene Gauntier, Montague Sidney

Country: United States of America

1812 God

1812 God

Release year: 1912

Directed by: Vasili Goncharov, Kai Hansen, Aleksandr Uralsky

Starring: Vasili Goncharov, Aleksandra Goncharova, Andrej Gromov, Pavel Knorr

A Pueblo Romance

A Pueblo Romance

Release year: 1912

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mary Pickford, Blanche Sweet

The Life of John Bunyan

The Life of John Bunyan

Release year: 1912

Directed by: Mario Caserini

Starring: Filippo Castamagna, Vitale Di Stefano, Antonio Grisanti, Lia Negro

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 24, 1912?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Hypnotic Scene - Mike and Meyer

How old am I?

If August 24, 1912 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 the US President was William Howard Taft (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 24, 1912?

On August 24, 1912 several famous people were born including, Durward Kirby Indianapolis Indiana, Alita Román.