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Thursday 13 August 1908

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gene Raymond . Stung, directed by Benni Diez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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Movies

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Stung

Directed by: Benni Diez

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For a Wife's Honor

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Charles Inslee, Harry Solter, Linda Arvidson, George Gebhardt

Balked at the Altar

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mabel Stoughton, Linda Arvidson, George Gebhardt, D.W. Griffith

Lonely Gentleman; or, Incompatibility of Temper

Salome

Directed by: J. Stuart Blackton

Starring: Florence Lawrence, Maurice Costello

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gene Raymond: NYC, New York -- Actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater).
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ira D Sankey: US evangelist / Composer / singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67.
Facts:
  • Cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team

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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Love, and the World is Mine - Henry Burr
  2. Peerless Quartet - Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming

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