What Happened on January 7, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • William M Burton patents a process to "crack" petroleum

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis De Wolff, England, actor (From Russia With Love)
  • Johnny Mize, American baseball player (d. 1993)
  • Shirley Ross, actress (Cafe Society, Prison Farm), born in Omaha, Nebraska

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Boyle, American baseball player (b. 1866)