On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Pontecorvo, Italian nuclear physicist, born in Marina di Pisa, Italy (d. 1993)
  • Robert Martineau, British bishop of Blackburn (d. 1999)
  • Robert Schollum, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1987)
1913 Highlights

About August 22, 1913

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo