On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Felt, American FBI official and Watergate secret informant known as "Deep Throat", born in Twin Falls, Idaho (d. 2008)
  • Oscar Alfredo Gálvez, Argentine racing driver (d. 1989)
  • Rudy York, American baseball player (Detroit Tigers), born in Ragland, Alabama (d. 1970)
1913 Highlights

About August 17, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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