On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1888

Historical Events

  • US Congress creates Department of Labor

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernando Pessoa, Portuguese poet and writer (The Book of Disquiet), born in Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal (d. 1935)
1888 Highlights

About June 13, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini