On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1908

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in 8 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Tommy Burns
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Tommy Burns

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Portuguese painter (Infinite Passage), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1992)
1908 Highlights

About June 13, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini