On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1913

Historical Events

  • During the Montenegrin siege of Scutari, the Montenegrin coastline is blockaded

Event of interestEvent of Interest

New York Highlanders play first MLB game as the New York Yankees; lose to the Washington Senators, 2-1 at Griffith Stadium

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Stefan Heym, German-American author (Crusaders, Family Benda), born in Chemnitz, German Empire (d. 2001)
  • Steven Nagy, American bowler (first televised perfect game [300}, 1954; ABC Hall of Fame 1963), born in Shoaf, Pennsylvania (d. 1966)
1913 Highlights

About April 10, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries