Friday 8 August 1913
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Axel Stordahl and Daan Wildschut.
An Old Man's Love Story, directed by Van Dyke Brooke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 August 1913
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1913 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Axel Stordahl: Staten Island, New York -- Orchestra leader (Frank Sinatra Show).
- Daan Wildschut: Painter / glazenier / author.
- Robert T Stafford: (Sen-R-Vermont, 1971-88).
- Richard Corfields Camel Corps opens Mad Mullah in Burao Somalia