Friday 19 September 1913
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frances Farmer and Jean Lhoste.
Hamlet, directed by Hay Plumb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 September 1913 ?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Frances Farmer: American actress, a leading lady known as "Miss Sex-Appeal of 1937.
- Jean Lhoste: French entomologist and author of over 350 publications.
- Jean-Denis Maillart: French painter and stage designer.
- C Loganathan: Sri Lankan banker (d. 1981).
- Maria Tănase: Romanian singer and actress (d. 1963).
- Helen Ward: American singer (d. 1998)
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1913 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Every Lover Must Meet His Fate - Reed Miller
- Santa Lucia - Reed Miller
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