On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Grant Wood, American painter (American Gothic), born near Anamosa, Iowa (d. 1942)
  • Kate Roberts, Welsh nationalist and writer (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • David Dixon Porter, United States Navy admiral, dies at 77
1891 Highlights

About February 13, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius