On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Earle Birney, Canadian poet and novelist who twice won the Governor General's Award, born in Calgary, Northwest Territories (d. 1995)
  • Tim Wall, cricketer (18 Tests for Australia 1928-34)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Boissevain, ship owner/politician, dies
1904 Highlights

About May 13, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus