On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1913

Historical Events

  • Belgium begins general strike for voting rights

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Fournet, French conductor, born in Rouen, France (d. 2008)
  • John Howard, American actor (The Philadelphia Story, My Three Sons), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Hagenbeck, German animal trainer (Von Tieren und Menschen), dies at 68
1913 Highlights

About April 14, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries