Tuesday August 13, 1907
US date format: 8/13/1907, UK date format: 13/8/1907
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 1907). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and Sir Basil Spence.
The Dummy, directed by Dante Falconi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 13, 1907?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
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- 1st taxicab (NYC)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 13, 1907?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Haydn Quartet - In the Wildwood Where the Blue Bells Grew