What Happened on January 2, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mahatma Gandhi leaves the Tolstoy Farm in Transvaal, South Africa

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi
  • National Woman's Party forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Lee [Joan Boniface Winnifrith], British actress (General Hospital, How Green Was My Valley), born in Ightham, Kent, England (d. 2004)
  • Ernest Sidey, British air marshal
  • Gardner Read, composer, born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Juanita E Jackson Mitchell, US head (NAACP)
  • Leon P Teisserenc de Bort, French meteorologist

Famous Deaths

  • Leon P Teisserenc de Bort, Fr meteorologist (stratosphere), dies at 57