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Tuesday 13 January 1920

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 13, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Miles Dickson and Iris Mountbatten. The Woman in the Suitcase, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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What the sky looked like on 13 January 1920

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Movies

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The Woman in the Suitcase

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Enid Bennett, William Conklin, Dorcas Matthews, Rowland V. Lee

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Mahabharat

Directed by: Babubhai Mistry

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Why Go Home?

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Little Bo Peep

Directed by: Not specifed

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Bumping Into Broadway

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Helen Gilmore

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Miles Dickson: American astrologer, studied at the Church of Light, Los Angeles.
  • Iris Mountbatten: English actress and model, a member of the Battenberg/Mountbatten family, and a great granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
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Facts:
  • New York Times editorial (falsely) reports rockets can never fly
  • The New York Times ridicules the American rocket scientist Robert H. Goddard. The newspaper has to publicly take it all back later on July 17 1969 when the Apollo crew is on its trek to the Moon.ref name=quotastronauticsnow_com-indexquotRobert H. Goddard. The New York Times. astronauticsnow.com/history/goddard/index.html 090118 astronauticsnow.com
  • Prohibition begins in the United States with the Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution coming into effect.
  • The World War I Allies demand that the Netherlands extradite the German Kaiser Wilhelm II, who has fled there.
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, is founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 13, 1920 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1920 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Hymn to the Sun (Coq D' Or) - Mabel Garrison
  2. When I'm Gone You'll Soon Forget - Peerless Quartet
  3. I Want a Daddy Who Will Rock Me to Sleep - All-Star Trio
  4. Sweet and Low - Art Hickman & His Orchestra

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