On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Dai Rees, Scottish golfer (British Open runner-up 1953-54, 61), born in Fontegary, Glamorgan (d. 1983)
  • Etta Baker, Caldwell County North Carolina, American blues guitarist

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJ. P. Morgan

J. P. Morgan, Sr. [John Pierpont], American financier and banker (General Electric, US Steel Corporation, AT&T), dies in his sleep at 75

Industrialist and Banker J. P. Morgan
Industrialist and Banker
J. P. Morgan

1913 Highlights

About March 31, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries