November 1913 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 1 Notre Dame upsets Army 35-13, 1st to use forward pass effectively

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Nov 1 Less than a week after the US non-intervention promise, President Woodrow Wilson demands that Mexican dictator Huerta resigns

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson
  • Nov 2 St Louis Browns mgr George Stovall is 1st to jump to Federal League
  • Nov 5 Ludwig III crowned king of Bavaria

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Nov 6 Mahatma Gandhi arrested for leading Indian miners' march in South Africa

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi
  • Nov 9 Storm "Freshwater Fury" sinks 8 ore-carriers on Great Lakes
  • Nov 13 1st modern elastic brassiere patented by Mary Phelps Jacob
  • Nov 17 1st US dental hygienists course forms, Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • Nov 17 The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans
  • Nov 18 Lincoln Deachey performs first airplane loop-the-loop (San Diego)
  • Nov 23 Jim Larkin and James Connolly establish the Irish Citizens Army in order to protect strikers
  • Nov 25 The Irish Volunteers founded in Dublin to "secure the rights and liberties common to all the people of Ireland"
  • Nov 26 Russian kingdom forbids Polish congregation of speakers
  • Nov 26 Phi Sigma Sigma is founded at Hunter College in New York City.

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 2 Ivor Roberts-Jones, sculptor

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Nov 7 Albert Camus, French author (The Just-Nobel 1957), born in Dréan, Algeria (d. 1960)

Author Albert Camus
Author
Albert Camus
  • Nov 9 Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps)
  • Nov 10 Alvaro Cunhal, Portuguese communist
  • Nov 10 Thelma Hulbert, painter
  • Nov 13 Lon Nol, Cambodian politician (d. 1985)
  • Nov 15 Arthur Haulot, Belgian journalist (d. 2005)
  • Nov 22 Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (d. 2006)
  • Nov 25 Lewis Thomas, American physician and essayist (d. 1993)
  • Nov 26 Joshua William Steward, polymath
  • Nov 27 Frances Swem Anderson, technologist (nuclear medicine)
  • Nov 28 Hugo Pos, Suriname/Neth WW II prosecutor of minor war crimes Tokyo

Weddings in History

  • Nov 25 28th US President Woodrow Wilson's daughter Jessie marries in The White House

Deaths in History


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Nov 7 Alfred Russel Wallace, British naturalist, explorer and co-discoverer of the theory of evolution through natural selection, dies at 90

Naturalist, biologist, and explorer Alfred Russel Wallace
Naturalist, biologist, and explorer
Alfred Russel Wallace
  • Nov 25 Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer (Ball Screw), dies