On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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)