On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday

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, American actress (Dennis the Menace, Sister Act), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1995)