On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Carolina Gisolf, Dutch high jumper (Olympic silver, 1928), born in Holland
  • Dave Garroway, American TV host (Today Show, 1951-61), born in Schnectady, New York (d. 1982)
  • Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Danish shipping magnate, born in Hellerup Denmark, (d. 2012)
  • Walter Landor [Landauer], German-British industrial and brand designer, and consumer researcher, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1995)
1913 Highlights

About July 13, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer