Sunday 31 August 1913
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michiel P Gorsira and Sir Bernard Lovell.
The Last Bohemian, directed by Kertész Mihály, 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 31 August 1913 ?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
- Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
- Michiel P Gorsira: 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Curacao (1951-67).
- Sir Bernard Lovell: English radio astronomer.
- Jacques Foccart: French politician, the chief adviser for the government of France on African policy as well as the co-founder of the Gaullist Service d'Action Civique (SAC) in 1959 with Charles Pasqua, which specialized in covert operations in Africa.
- Jean Courchet: St Rapha?l physician.
- Helen Levitt: American photographer and cinematographer (d. 2009).
- Bernard Lovell: English physicist and astronomer (d. 2012)
- Soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1913 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Your Eyes Have Told Me What I Did Not Know - Enrico Caruso
- Mother Machree - Chauncey Olcott
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