Friday 22 August 1913
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Schollum and Bruno Pontecorvo.
The Last Days of Pompeii, directed by Mario Caserini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
while V.V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison 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 22 August 1913 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Robert Schollum: Composer.
- Bruno Pontecorvo: Italian nuclear physicist who defected to Russia.
- Leonard Pagliero: English businessman and pilot (d. 2008).
- Robert Martineau, Bishop of Blackburn
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1913 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Last Night Was the End of the World - Henry Burr
- Sunshine and Roses - Elsie Baker & James F. Harrison
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