Friday 26 April 1912
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include A E van Vogt and A[lfred] E[lton] Van Vogt Winnipeg Manitoba Canada.
Only a Woman, directed by Theo Frenkel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
while The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies 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 26 April 1912 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
- A E van Vogt: Canadian writer (d. 2000).
- A[lfred] E[lton] Van Vogt Winnipeg Manitoba Canada: science fiction writer (Cosmic Encounter).
- Van Vogt: Canadian writer who was published from 1932, primarily for science fiction, of which he was one of the master writers, prolific and popular.
- Marceau Servelle: Auxonne physician.
- A van Vogt: Canadian-American author (d. 2000).
- 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1912 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Another Rag (A Raggy Rag) - American Quartet
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