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Thursday 13 December 1900

1900-12-13

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Boarding School Girls' Pajama Parade

Country: United States

A Joke on the Old Maid

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

A Flirtation

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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A Thief in a Soubrette's Boarding House

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

'Courier'

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 December 1900 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jonel Perlea: Romanian-American conductor and educator (d. 1970).
  • Norman Foster: Richmond, Indiana -- Actor (Skyscraper Souls).
See other famous people born on 13 December
Facts:
  • Battle at Nooitgedacht: generals The la Rey / Smuts beat Britten

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Books

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To Have and to Hold

By: Mary Johnston

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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Red Pottage

By: Mary Cholmondele

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Unleavened Bread

By: Robert Grant

Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.

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The Reign of Law

By: James Lane Allen

James Lane Allen (December 21, 1849 – February 18, 1925) was an American novelist and short story writer whose work, including the novel A Kentucky Cardinal, often depicted the culture and dialects of his native Kentucky.

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