What Happened on July 13, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise of Mountbatten, Queen of Sweden (d. 1965)
  • Stan Coveleski, American Baseball HOF pitcher (World Series 1920; AL ERA leader 1923, 25; AL strikeout leader 1920; Cleveland Indians, Washington Senators), born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Carli Zoeller, German composer, dies at 49
  • Robert Hamerling, Austrian poet (b. 1830)
1889 Highlights

About July 13, 1889

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer