On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1913

Historical Events

  • Frank Chance becomes NY Yankees manager

Famous Birthdays

  • Horace Smith, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (1 Test; lone wicket off first ball), born in Toowoomba, Australia (d. 1986)
1913 Highlights

About January 8, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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