Sunday August 13, 1916

US date format: 8/13/1916, UK date format: 13/8/1916

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Henry Rothblatt and Vincent De Poix. The Danger Girl, directed by Clarence G. Badger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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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)
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Movies

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The Danger Girl

The Danger Girl

Directed by: Clarence G. Badger

Starring: Bobby Vernon, Gloria Swanson, Helen Bray, Reggie Morris

Madcap Ambrose

Madcap Ambrose

Directed by: Fred Hibbard

Starring: Mack Swain, Mai Wells, Polly Moran, Edgar Kennedy

Nugget Jim's Pardner

Nugget Jim's Pardner

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Frank Borzage, Jack Farrell, Ann Little, Dick La Reno

Flirting with Fate

Flirting with Fate

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, Howard Gaye, W.E. Lawrence

Country: United States of America

The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Bessie Love, Allan Sears, Tom Wilson

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Music charts

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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - They Made it Twice as Nice as Paradise (And They Called it Dixieland)

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