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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in August 1913.
The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on August 1913: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 1913?


Events

  • 03 Aug 1913 A major labour dispute, known as the Wheatland Hop Riot, starts in Wheatland, California.
  • 04 Aug 1913 In China, the province of Chungking declares independence Chinese Republican forces crush the rebellion in a couple of weeks.
  • 08 Aug 1913 Richard Corfields Camel Corps opens Mad Mullah in Burao Somalia
  • 10 Aug 1913 2nd Balkan War ends, Treaty of Bucharest, Bulgaria loses
  • 13 Aug 1913 Otto Witte, an acrobat, is purportedly crowned King of Albania.
  • 16 Aug 1913 Tohoku Imperial University of Japan (modern day Tohoku University) admits its first female students.
  • 20 Aug 1913 Piotr Nesterow 1st flight (Kiev Ukraine)
  • 22 Aug 1913 Robert Martineau, Bishop of Blackburn
  • 23 Aug 1913 The statue of ''The Little Mermaid'' is unveiled in Copenhagen.
  • 26 Aug 1913 33rd US Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats R N Williams (64 57 63 61)
  • 28 Aug 1913 Queen Wilhelmina opens the Peace Palace in The Hague.
  • 29 Aug 1913 Pieter Cort Van de Linden forms Dutch government
  • 31 Aug 1913 Soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in August 1913?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - You Can't Play Every Instrument in the Band
  2. - Sweethearts
  3. - The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
  4. - Ave Maria
  5. - Last Night Was the End of the World

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

Directed by: Kundan Shah

Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Ravi Baswani, Bhakti Barve, Satish Shah

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham

Country: United States of America

Prisoners

Prisoners

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo

Country: United States of America

Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert, Hartley Power

Country: United States of America

Dead Man's Gold

Dead Man's Gold

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Lash La Rue, Al St. John, Peggy Stewart, Terry Frost