On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Samuel Butler publishes 1st part of "Erewhon" in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Second Battle of Winchester, Virginia
  • Skirmish at Berryville, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Josef Venantius von Woss, Austrian composer, born in Kotor, Montenegro (d. 1943)
  • Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, English fashion designer, born in London (d. 1935)