Saturday January 13, 1906
US date format: 1/13/1906, UK date format: 13/1/1906
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 13, 1906). 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 Maxime Jacob and Zhou Youguang.
Donkey Skin, directed by Jacques Demy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 13, 1906?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Alexander Stepanovich Popov: Russian physicist (Born 1859).