Monday 24 November 1913
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Gisela Mauermeyer and Howard Duff.
David Copperfield, directed by Thomas Bentley, 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..
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Which were the important events of 24 November 1913 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
- Gisela Mauermeyer: Germany -- Discus thrower (1936 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Howard Duff: American actor, onscreen from 1947, working steadily for 50 years but never quite breaking through to stardom.
- Christine Mylius: Germany Actor.
- Francis Tayeau: Boulogne sur Mer physician.
- Geraldine Fitzgerald: Irish-American actress (d. 2005).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1913 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Good-by, Summer! So Long Fall! Hello, Winter Time! - Peerless Quartet
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