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Wednesday 13 October 1909

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Herblock [Herbert L Block] and Herbert Block. L'innominato, directed by Mario Caserini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

L'innominato

Directed by: Mario Caserini

Starring: Fernanda Negri Pouget

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes V

Starring: Alice Tissot, Rene Carl, Christiane Mandelys

Country: United States

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The Man in the Moon

Directed by: tienne Arnaud

Starring: Eugnie Nau, Alexandre Arquillire, Catherine Fonteney

Country: United States

Salome Mad

Directed by: Theo Bouwmeester

Starring: Alice Tissot, Christiane Mandelys, Henri Duval

Country: United States

Le printemps - Épisode 4: Les jeux et les ris - Floréal

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Alice Tissot, Christiane Mandelys, Henri Duval

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 October 1909 ?

Holidays:
  • 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.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Herblock [Herbert L Block]: Roosevelt, Utah -- Political cartoonist.
  • Herbert Block: American cartoonist (d. 2001).
  • Jacques Guillebon: French military officer, a general in World War II, awarded the title of 'Compagnon de la Libération' (English: Companion of the Liberation).
  • Art Tatum: American jazz piano soloist who studied piano, guitar, violin and accordion.
  • de Guillebon: Lun?ville Military man.
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Facts:
  • An agreement by Germany, Italy and Switzerland gives the Germans and Italians access to the Gotthard Rail Tunnel.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1909 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. My Pony Boy - Ada Jones
  2. Take Me Out for a Joy Ride - Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet

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Books

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Katrine Elinor

By: Macartney Lane

Elinor Macartney Lane (1864 – March 15, 1909) was an American novelist who was popular in the first decade of the 1900s. After publishing a number of short stories, she wrote three novels: Mills of God (1901),[2] Nancy Stair (1904),[3] ...

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The Silver Horde

By: Rex Beach

A great tale of adventure in the wilds of Alaska. This is a story of the struggles for success by one man against other man. A man stakes all his hopes for the future on one last business venture.

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The Man in Lower Ten

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Man in Lower Ten By Mary Roberts Rinehart

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

By: John Fox, Jr.

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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