On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques-Henri Lartigue, French photographer and painter, born in Courbevoie, France (d. 1986)
  • Leo Kanner, Austrian-American psychiatrist and social activist known for his work related to autism, born in Klekot√≥w, Austria-Hungary (d. 1981)
  • Mark van Doren, American poet and author (Happy Critic, Transients), born in Hope, Vermilion County, Illinois (d. 1972)
  • Watson Washburn, American tennis player (runner-up Wimbledon doubles 1924, US Nationals 1921, 23; founder International Tennis Hall of Fame), born in NYC, NY (d. 1973)
1894 Highlights

About June 13, 1894

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini