Friday 13 December 1907
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Konung Oscar II:s likbegängelse, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
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- 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.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
- Vinicio Sofia: Italy Actor.
- Christiane Bergé: French centenarian, progressive teacher and amateur vocalist (soprano), mother of entrepreneur and businessman Pierre Bergé.
- Robert Canel: Belleville physician.
- George Gunn scores 119 on Test debut versus Australia Sydney Cricket Ground.
- German emperor Wilhelm II visits Amsterdam.
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