Friday 12 December 1913


It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Battle of Shiloh, directed by Joseph Smiley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Battle of Shiloh

The Battle of Shiloh

Directed by: Joseph Smiley

Starring: John Ince, Blanche West, Robert Drouet

Country: United States

The Sea Wolf

The Sea Wolf

Directed by: Hobart Bosworth

Starring: Hobart Bosworth, Herbert Rawlinson, Viola Barry

Country: United States

Jean la Poudre

Jean la Poudre

Directed by: Emile Chautard

Starring: Henry Roussel

Country: United States

David Copperfield

David Copperfield

Directed by: Thomas Bentley

Starring: Reginald Sheffield, Len Bethel, Alma Taylor

Country: United States

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Marcantonio e Cleopatra

Marcantonio e Cleopatra

Directed by: Enrico Guazzoni

Starring: Ida Carloni Talli, Bruto Castellani, Matilde Di Marzio

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 December 1913 ?

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Mona Lisa, stolen from Louvre Museum in 1911, recovered
  • Hebrew language officially used to teach in Palestinian schools.
  • Vincenzo Perugia tries to sell the ''Mona Lisa'' in Florence and is arrested.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1913 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Sailing Down the Chesapeake Bay - American Quartet
  2. On the Old Front Porch - Ada Jones & Billy Murray

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 12 December 1913 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1913?

  • Science: Science vol. 38 issue 989


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill

The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

Issuance of this edition was none the same year as the assumed 1st was done by Macmillian Company

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V.V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison

V.V.'s Eyes

By: Henry Sydnor Harrison

Henry Sydnor Harrison was an American novelist, born in Sewanee, Tenn.

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Laddie (novel) by Gene Stratton Porter

Laddie (novel)

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Laddie, A True Blue Story, By Gene Stratton Porter, Complete Edition, Brand New Copy, Laddie, A True Blue Story by Gene Stratton Porter is a semi-autobiographical novel of , family bonds, struggles,

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The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker

The Judgment House

By: Gilbert Parker

The Judgment House is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Gilbert Parker is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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