Sunday 19 October 1913


It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Oliver Twist, directed by Thomas Bentley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
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 months ?

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Directed by: Thomas Bentley

Starring: Ivy Millais, John McMahon, Harry Royston

Country: United States

The Debt of Honor

The Debt of Honor

Starring: Ren Navarre, Georges Melchior, Luitz-Morat

Country: United States

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Directed by: Hay Plumb

Starring: Johnston Forbes-Robertson, Gertrude Elliot, Walter Ringham

Country: United States

Bianco contro negro

Bianco contro negro

Directed by: Ubaldo Maria Del Colle

Starring: Alberto Capozzi, Suzanne De Labroy, Lydia De Roberti

Country: United States

The Last Bohemian

The Last Bohemian

Directed by: Kertész Mihály

Starring: Antal Nyray, Elemr Thury, Bla Bodonyi

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 1913 ?

  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jean Urruty: France -- Jai-Alai champion.
  • Vasco Pratolini: Italian writer, a novelist and short story writer who won a number of prizes.
  • Vinícius Moraes: Brazilian poet and composer who wrote the words of "Girl of Ipanema," a great hit in bossa-nova.
  • Vinicius de Moraes: Brazilian poet playwright and composer (d. 1980).
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  • The DLRG (German Life-Saving Society) is founded.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. There's a Girl in the Heart of Maryland (with a Heart That Belongs to Me) - Harry Macdonough
  2. On the Banks of the Wabash - Harry Macdonough & American Quartet
  3. You're a Great Big Blue-Eyed Baby - Heidelberg Quintet

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

  • Science: Science vol. 38 issue 981


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

Issuance of this edition was none the same year as the assumed 1st was done by Macmillian Company

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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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