On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1910

Historical Events

  • Pilot Charles Hamilton makes 1st 1-day round-trip from NY to Philadelphia
  • William D Crum, a South Carolina physician, appointed US minister to Liberia

Famous Birthdays

  • Gonzalo Torrente Ballester, Spanish writer associated with the Generation of '36 movement, born in Ferrol, Galicia, Spain (d. 1999)
  • Mary Whitehouse, English social activist who opposed social liberalism and the mainstream British media, born in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England (d. 2001)
  • Mary Wickes [Wickenhauser], American character actress (Father Dowling Mysteries; Sister Act; Dennis The Menace), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1995)
1910 Highlights

About June 13, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini