Monday 4 August 1913
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1913). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Paul-Henri Chombart de Lauwe and Wesley Addy.
Stars in My Crown, directed by Jacques Tourneur, 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 4 August 1913 ?
- Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
- El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
- Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
- Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
- St. Luanus/Lugid
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint John Vianney, the patron saint of priests
- St. Dominic
- Wesley Addy: Omaha, Nebraska -- Actor (Bostonians, Loving).
- Paul-Henri Chombart de Lauwe: French sociologist, best known as one of the pioneers of urban sociology in France.
- Andre Verdet: France Writer.
- Robert Hayden: American poet and educator (d. 1980).
- Johann Niemann: German lieutenant (d. 1943).
- In China, the province of Chungking declares independence Chinese Republican forces crush the rebellion in a couple of weeks.