On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British foreign minister Sir Edward Grey proposes that southern Albania be divided between Greece and Albania with compensation to Greece in the Aegean islands

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestArchie Moore

Archie Moore, American light-heavyweight boxing champion (1952-60), born in Benoit, Mississippi, (d. 1998)

Boxing Champion Archie Moore
Boxing Champion
Archie Moore
  • Jimmy Carroll, American pianist (Most Important People), born in NYC, New York (d. 1972)
  • John Wyndham Pope-Hennessy, English art historian and director of British Museum (1974-76), born in London (d. 1994)