On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1913

Historical Events

Historic Event

American poet Joyce Kilmer writes his famous poem "Trees" in Mahwah, New Jersey

Sports History

NY football Giants sign Jim Thorpe

  • NYC's Grand Central Terminal opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Poul Reichhardt, Danish actor (Soldaten og Jenny, Det gælder os alle), born in Ganløse, Denmark (d. 1985)
1913 Highlights

About February 2, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius