Tuesday 13 October 1908
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robley C Williams and John Grant.
Incident from Don Quixote, directed by Georges Mlis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
while The Barrier by Rex Beach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 October 1908 ?
- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Any Old Port in a Storm - Frank Stanley
- Don't Take Me Home - Eddie Morton
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