On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Hextall, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (NY Rangers; 3-time 1st team NHL All Star), born in Grenfell, Saskatchewan, Canada (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • John Milne, British geologist (developed the first modern seismograph), dies of Bright's disease at 62
1913 Highlights

About July 31, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 109 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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