What Happened on March 13, 1901

Historical Events

  • Amidst increasing anti-gambling sentiment, wagering on horse racing is banned in San Francisco, CA; Ingleside Race Track closes March 15

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Fix, American actor (Rifleman), born in Dobbs Ferry, New York (d. 1983)
Born in 1901

Famous Deaths

Benjamin HarrisonBenjamin Harrison (1833-1901)

23rd President of the United States (Republican: 1889-93), dies in Indianapolis at 67

1901 Highlights

About March 13, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces