On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1913

Historical Events

  • Raymond PoincarĂ© installed as President of France

Famous Birthdays

  • "Minnesota Fats", American billiards player (d. 1996)
  • Anthony Dexter [Walter Fleischmann], Canadian actor (The Phantom Planet, Captain John Smith and Pocahontas), born in Talmage, Nebraska (d. 2001)
  • Phyllis Flowerdew, school Reading text author
  • Rex Ingamells, Australian poet (d. 1955)

Famous Deaths

  • David Emlyn Evans, British composer, dies at 69
1913 Highlights

About January 19, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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