What Happened on September 13, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Mackinder, Ollier and Brocherel make the first ascent of Batian (5,199m - 17,058 ft), the highest peak of Mount Kenya.

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Constandse, Dutch anarchist and writer, born in Brouwershaven, Netherlands (d. 1985)
  • Corneliu Zelea Codreanu, Romanian politician (founder and leader of the Iron Guard), born in HuČ™i, Vaslui County, Romania (d. 1938)