On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1871

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Carr, Canadian painter, born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (d. 1945)
  • Herman Theodoor Colenbrander, Dutch historian, born in Drachten, Netherlands (d. 1945)
  • Russell W. Porter, American artist and explorer (Alaska), born in Springfield, Vermont (d. 1949)