On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo Pappenheim, Dutch conductor, born in Amsterdam (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • John Everett Millais, English painter (Order of Release), dies at 67
1896 Highlights

About August 13, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo