On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1913

Historical Events


AgreementContract of Interest

American all-round athlete Jim Thorpe signs a contract to play baseball with the New York Giants; unlike his other sporting endeavours the Olympic-medal winner's career in MLB was uninspiring

Versatile Athlete Jim Thorpe
Versatile Athlete
Jim Thorpe

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey Kindersley Quill, Test pilot
1913 Highlights

About February 1, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius