Tuesday 24 June 1913
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Kubris and Max van Praag.
The Flying Circus, directed by Alfred Lind, 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 24 June 1913 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Battle of Carabobo Day in Venezuela (1821)
- FOte nationale du QuTbec, also called St-Jean-Baptiste Day
- Day of Indian in Peru
- Original Midsummer's Eve in Finland and Sweden, although the official holiday is now moved to the nearest Friday
- St. John's Day in Estonia and Sao Joao in Porto
- Festival of San Juan observed in Bolivia and Peru
- American Radio Relay League - Field Day 2006
- John Kubris: Czechoslovakia -- Resistance fighter.
- Max van Praag: Dutch singer.
- Vincent Ferrini: American writer with more than 40 published books of poems and plays.
- Pier Pasinetti: Italian author, novelist and screenwriter.
- Gustav Deloor: Belgium sport Champion.
- Frank Lynes: Composer, dies at 55.
- 53rd British Golf Open: J H Taylor shoots a 304 at Hoylake Hoylake
- Greece and Serbia annul their alliance with Bulgaria.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1913 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Bert Williams - Nobody
- When Irish Eyes Are Smiling - Chauncey Olcott
- The Trail of the Lonesome Pine - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
- Florida Rag - Fred Van Eps (as Van Eps Trio)
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