On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1913

Historical Events

  • 1st verifiable ascent of main summit of Denali (Mt McKinley), North America's highest mountain led by Hudson Stuck and Harry Karstens

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony David Machell Cox, medievalist
  • Dallas Shirley, American Basketball Hall of Fame referee (officiated 2,000+ games in 33-year career), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1994)
1913 Highlights

About June 7, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini