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.
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 26 April 1912
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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
- 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)
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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)