What Happened on August 16, 1913

Historical Events

  • Tōhoku Imperial University of Japan (modern day Tōhoku University) admits its first female students.

Famous Birthdays

Menachem BeginMenachem Begin (1913-1992)

6th Prime Minister of Israel (1977-80, 81-83) and 1979 Nobel Peace Prize winner, born in Brest, Belarus, Russian Empire

1913 Highlights

About August 16, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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