What Happened on January 13, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Maxime Jacob, French composer and organist, born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1977)

Zhou YouguangZhou Youguang (1906-2017)

Chinese economist and linguist known as the "father of pinyin", born in Changchow, Kiangsu, Qing Empire

Born in 1906

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (b. 1859)
1906 Highlights

About January 13, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn