On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1900

Historical Events

  • In China, Baron von Kettler, the German minister to China, beats two young Boxers with his walking stick; when word of this circulates, rioting and arson spread throughout Peking during the night

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Hunter, South African character actor (Dr. Blood's Coffin; White Unicorn), born in Capetown, South Africa (d. 1975)
1900 Highlights

About June 13, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini