On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1913

Historical Events

  • White Sox beat Giants 9-4 in exhibition game in Tokyo

Famous Birthdays

  • Eleanor Holm, American 100m backstroke swimmer (Olympic gold 1932), born in NYC, New York (d. 2004)
  • John Mikaelsson, Swedish race walker (Olympic gold 10k 1948, 52), born in Kristinehamn, Sweden (d. 1987)
1913 Highlights

About December 6, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius