Friday 29 August 1913
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 1913). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Robertson Davies and Georges Houot.
An Old Man's Love Story, directed by Van Dyke Brooke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 August 1913
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Which were the important events of 29 August 1913 ?
- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
- Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
- Robertson Davies: Novelist.
- Georges Houot: French naval officer and commander of a bathyscaphe unit.
- Len Butterfield: New Zealand cricketer (d. 1999).
- Pieter Cort Van de Linden forms Dutch government
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1913 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Your Eyes Have Told Me What I Did Not Know - Enrico Caruso
- Mother Machree - Chauncey Olcott