What Happened on January 1, 1913

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, American financial writer (Economics of Chaos), born in New York City (d. 1993)
Born in 1913

About January 1, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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