Wednesday 8 January 1913
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rose Murphy .
L'orrida meta, directed by Ubaldo Pittei, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
while V.V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1913 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Rose Murphy: American singer, pianist and club performer known as the Chi-Chi girl.
- Frank Chance becomes New York Yankees manager.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1913 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones - Row! Row! Row!
- Ghost of the Violin - Walter Van Brunt & Maurice Burkhardt
- Oh! Oh! Delphine - Billy Murray
- Where the Edelweiss is Blooming - Lyric Quartet
- Venus on Earth Waltz - Sousa's Band
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