What Happened on December 1, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st drive-up gasoline station opens (Pitts)
  • Continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38)
  • Flag of Greece officially raised at Firka Fortress, Chania Crete symbolising the union of Crete and Greece.

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mary Martin, American actress (Peter Pan) and Larry Hagman's mom, born in Weatherford, Texas (d. 1990)

Actress Mary Martin
Mary Martin