What Happened on October 13, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The Delta Chi fraternity is founded by 11 law students at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Famous Birthdays

  • Conrad Richter, writer (Light in the Forest)
  • Gosta Nystroem, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Freeman Miller, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1816)