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Thursday 8 May 1913

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 1913). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sid James and Bob Clampett. Her Sister's Secret, directed by Edgar G. Ulmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Her Sister's Secret

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

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A Fishy Affair

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Ford Sterling, Laura Oakley, Nick Cogley, Dot Farley

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On His Wedding Day

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Ford Sterling, Dot Farley, Nick Cogley, Hale Studebaker

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Das Recht auf Dasein

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Joseph Delmont, Fred Sauer

Just Gold

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Alfred Paget, Charles West, Joseph McDermott

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Historical Events

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  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sid James: South African-English actor and singer (d. 1976).
  • Bob Clampett: American animator director and producer (d. 1984).
  • Sidney James [Cohen]: Johannesburg, South Africa -- Actor (Carry On).
  • André Gardère: French fencer who won a silver medal in the team foil event at the 1936 Summer Olympics.
  • Saima Harmaja: Finnish poet, she lived a short life with fervent poetic creativity.
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  1. When the Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves for Alabam' - Victor Military Band
  2. In the Evening by the Moonlight - Haydn Quartet

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