August 19, 1913 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Frenchman Adolphe Célestin Pégoud makes 1st parachute jump in Europe

Birthdays in History

  • John Argyris, Greek aeronautical engineer, one of the creators of the Finite Element Method (d. 2004)
  • Walter B Jones, (Rep-D-NC, 1966-92)