On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • James Benton Parson, American judge, 1st African American federal judge, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1993)
  • William Bernbach, American advertising creative director, born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)
1911 Highlights

About August 13, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo