Friday December 13, 1918

US date format: 12/13/1918, UK date format: 13/12/1918

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 13, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Bill Vukovich and Joe Williams. The Heart of Humanity, directed by Allen Holubar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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The Heart of Humanity

Directed by: Allen Holubar

Starring: Dorothy Phillips, William Stowell, Robert Anderson, Walt Whitman

Country: United States of America

All Night

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Carmel Myers, Rudolph Valentino, Charles Dorian, Mary Warren

Country: United States of America

A Christmas Story

Directed by: N/A

Frauds and Frenzies

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Stan Laurel, Larry Semon, Madge Kirby, William McCall

Little Women

Directed by: Harley Knoles

Starring: Isabel Lamon, Dorothy Bernard, Lillian Hall, Florence Flinn

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 13, 1918?


  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
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  • US army of occupation crosses the Rhine, enters Germany.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 13, 1918?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Dear Little Boy of Mine - Charles Harrison
  2. Oui, Oui, Marie - Irving Kaufman
  3. My Baby Boy - Lewis James

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