23rd September 1913 (Tuesday)

BORN TODAY: in Barnstaple, Devon, England, – Hubert Henry Eastmond, emigrant to New Zealand aged 13 on the steam ship Matarori, leaving Southampton for Auckland in August 1927.

http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Eastmond-4

World Affairs: In Macedonia, the Albanian Minister of War, Isa Boletini (nickname Luani Kosoves – “The Lion of Kosovo”) leads an uprising against Serbian occupation, thereby rejecting the recent decision of the “Ambassadors Conference” regarding Albania’s border.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isa_Boletini

Early Flight: Roland Garros becomes the first aviator to fly across the Mediterranean Sea, from France to Tunisia.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roland_Garros_(aviator)

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