Tuesday 20 May 1913
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include William Redington Hewlett and Ion Dumitrescu.
Raja Harishchandra, directed by Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
while Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr. 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 ?
Which were the important events of 20 May 1913 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- William Redington Hewlett
- Ion Dumitrescu: composer.
- Henry Cadbury: Brown architect.
- Teodoro Fernández: Peruvian footballer (d. 1996).
- William Hewlett: American engineer co-founded Hewlett-Packard (d. 2001).
- 38th Preakness: James Butwell aboard Buskin wins in 1:53.4.
- The first Chelsea Flower Show held in London.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1913 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Daddy Has a Sweetheart and Mother is Her Name - Elsie Baker
- When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your Door - Olive Kline
- At the Devil's Ball - Peerless Quartet
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?