On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Australasian Championships Men's Tennis, Hastings, NZ: Irishman James Cecil Parke beats Alfred Beamish of England 3-6, 6-3, 1-6, 6-1, 7-5
  • US Post office begins parcel post deliveries

Famous Birthdays

  • Eliot Janeway, financial writer (Economics of Chaos)