On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Louis Perlman patents demountable auto tire-carrying wheel rim
  • National Institute of Arts & Letters founded

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestRosa Parks

Rosa Parks, American civil rights activist who refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger, born in Tuskegee, Alabama (d. 2005)

Civil Rights Activist Rosa Parks
Civil Rights Activist
Rosa Parks