On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornel Wilde [Kornel Lajos Weisz], Hungarian-American actor (Sword of Lancelot, High Sierra, 5th Musketeer), born in Prievidza, Hungary (d. 1989)
  • Hugo Weisgall, American composer (4 Impressions), born in IvanĨice, Czech Republic (d. 1997)
  • Jan Peeters, Dutch watercolor painter, stained glass, tile, and monument artist, born in Amsterdam (d. 1992)
1912 Highlights

About October 13, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra