On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Morris Kirksey, American 4 X 100m (Olympic gold 1920), born in Waxahachie, Texas (d. 1981)
  • Tadeusz Szeligowski, Polish composer (The Peacock and the Girl), born in Lemberg, Austro-Hungarian Galicia (now L'vov, Ukraine) (d. 1963)
1896 Highlights

About September 13, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo