On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1808

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Meucci, Italian inventor (invented a telephone-like device), born in Florence, Italy (d. 1889)
  • Henry Haywood Bell, U.S. Rear Admiral (Union Navy), born in Orange County, North Carolina (d. 1868)
1808 Highlights

About April 13, 1808

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries