On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1913

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

Archie Moore

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

  • 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)
1913 Highlights

About December 13, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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