On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1900

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCollis P. Huntington

Collis P. Huntington, American business tycoon and railroad executive (Central Pacific Railroad, Southern Pacific Railroad), dies at 78

Business Tycoon Collis P. Huntington
Business Tycoon
Collis P. Huntington

1900 Highlights

About August 13, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo