What Happened on July 13, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • American explorer Roy Chapman Andrews discovers the first recognised dinosaur eggs, in the Gobi Desert, Mongolia
  • The Hollywood Sign is officially dedicated in the hills above Hollywood, Los Angeles. It originally reads "Hollywoodland " but the four last letters are dropped after renovation in 1949.

Famous Birthdays

  • Sudie Bond, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising), born in Louisville, Kentucky

Famous Deaths

  • Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80