On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Queen Wilhelmina meets SDAP-leader Troelstra

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