Friday 16 May 1913
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sebastiano Baggio and Woody Herman.
Raja Harishchandra, directed by Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
while Laddie (novel) by Gene Stratton Porter 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 16 May 1913 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Sebastiano Baggio: Italian ecclesiastic, he was ordained a priest in 1935, moving up through the ranks at the Vatican to become Archbishop and ultimately a Cardinal in 1969.
- Woody Herman: American musician of big bandleader era.
- Wilhelm Schlichting: Germany Actor.
- Louis Perrier: member of the Swiss Federal Council (Born 1849).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1913 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- In the Evening by the Moonlight - Haydn Quartet
- When the Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves for Alabam' - Victor Military Band
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