Tuesday 13 October 1908


It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Incident from Don Quixote, directed by Georges Mlis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

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

Incident from Don Quixote

Incident from Don Quixote

Directed by: Georges Mlis

Starring: Nobuchika Nakano

Country: United States

Et folkesagn

Et folkesagn

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Susanne Friis, Elith Pio

Country: United States

A Mala Sinistra

A Mala Sinistra

Directed by: Antnio Leal

Starring: Joo de Deus

Country: United States

The Reconciliation

The Reconciliation

Directed by: James Williamson

Starring: Vladimir Davydov, V. Garlin, A. Novinskij

Country: United States

The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays

The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays

Directed by: Francis Boggs

Starring: L. Frank Baum, Frank Burns, George E. Wilson

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 October 1908 ?

  • RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
  • Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
  • French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1908 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Any Old Port in a Storm - Frank Stanley
  2. Don't Take Me Home - Eddie Morton

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Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill

Mr. Crewe's Career

By: Winston Churchill

I may as well begin this story with Mr. Hilary Vane, more frequently addressed as the Honourable Hilary Vane, although it was the gentleman's proud boast that he had never held an office in his life.

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The Barrier by Rex Beach

The Barrier

By: Rex Beach

While the plot of The Barrier approaches the melodrama, and the sensitive reader is shocked by the brutal use of the English language, the vividness of the descriptions carries him bodily into the wilds of Alaska, and when the book ...

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr.

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

By: John Fox, Jr.

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.

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The Lure of the Mask by Harold MacGrath

The Lure of the Mask

By: Harold MacGrath

The story opens with a jump--literally. A young New Yorker, rich, of course, hears from his window on a night of fog and mist a woman's voice singing divinely.

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