What Happened on January 6, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Attempting to end hostilities in the Balkans, the London Peace Conference breaks down because Turkey refuses to cede Adrianpole, the Aegean island, and Crete

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Gierek, party leader (Polish CP)

Person of interestLoretta Young

Loretta Young, American actress (Farmer's Daughter, Stranger), born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2000)

Actress Loretta Young
Loretta Young
  • Tom Brown, American actor (Buck Privates Come Home, In Old Chicago), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Hitch, English Victoria Cross Winner (b. 1856)