On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1902

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Heart of Darkness" by Joseph Conrad is first published in one volume (previously serialized) by William Blackwood in Edinburgh

Novelist Joseph Conrad
Joseph Conrad

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustav von Koenigswald, German-Dutch paleontologist (found Pithecanthropus erectus), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Evander McNair, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 82
1902 Highlights

About November 13, 1902

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 118 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio