Monday 13 October 1902
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Arna Wendell Bontemps and Franco Giorgetti.
while The Virginian by Owen Wister was one of the best selling books.
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- RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
- Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
- French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
- Franco Giorgetti: Italy -- Cyclist (1920 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Arna Wendell Bontemps: American writer (d. 1973).
- Maurice Lenfant: Rouen Musician.
- Arna Bontemps: Louisiana, United States -- Black author (100 years of negro freedom).
- Karl Leichter: Estonian musicologist and academic (d. 1987).
- Arna W Bontemps noted Poet and librarian of Fisk University
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- In the Good Old Summer Time - William Redmond
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