On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Lechoń [Leszek Józef Serafinowicz], Polish poet, born in Warsaw, Congress Poland (d. 1956)
  • John Van Vleck, American physicist, mathematician, and Nobel Laureate who pioneered the modern quantum mechanical theory of magnetism, born in Middletown, Connecticut (d. 1980)
  • Pancho Vladigerov, Bulgarian composer, born in Zürich, Switzerland (d. 1978)
1899 Highlights

About March 13, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces