On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1913

Historical Events


Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Queen Wilhelmina meets SDAP-leader Troelstra

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Smiley Lewis [Overton Amos Lemons], American singer (The Bells Are Ringing, I Hear You Knocking), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1966)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Lyttelton, cricketer (Eng wk 1880-84 demon lob bowler), dies
1913 Highlights

About July 5, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer