Thursday 18 December 1913
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Donald Phillips and Lynn Bari.
The Battle of Shiloh, directed by Joseph Smiley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
while The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1913 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- Donald Phillips: Pianist / composer.
- Lynn Bari: Roanoke, Virginia -- Actress (Connie-Detective Wife, Earthbound).
- Saburo Takata: composer.
- Willy Brandt: German politician, the Chancellor of West Germany from 1969-1974.
- Marcel Ourdoullie: France sport Champion.
- Alfred Bester: United States -- Science fiction author (Decievers, Starlight)
- Ray Meyer: American basketball player and coach (d. 2006)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1913 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Peg O' My Heart - Henry Burr
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?