Sunday 12 January 1913


It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Sodoms Ende, directed by Alfred Abel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913 while The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill was one of the best selling books.
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 ?

Sodoms Ende

Sodoms Ende

Directed by: Alfred Abel

Starring: Paul Davidson, Erika De Planque, Wilhelm Diegelmann

Country: United States

Durch Nacht zum Licht

Durch Nacht zum Licht

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Robert Vaughn, Violet Horner, Robert Lawrence

Country: United States

Buried Alive in a Coal Mine

Buried Alive in a Coal Mine

Directed by: Albert W. Hale

Starring: Joseph Graybill

Country: United States



Directed by: Arthur Bourchier

Starring: Arthur Bourchier, Violet Vanbrugh

Country: United States

Hurricane in Galveston

Hurricane in Galveston

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Willard Mack, Charles K. French, Herschel Mayall

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1913 ?

  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Say Not Love is a Dream - Olive Kline
  2. The Toymaker's Shop - Victor Herbert & His Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 37 issue 941


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

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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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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