On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st US law regulating the shooting of migratory birds passed
  • Gabriel Faure's opera "Penelope" premieres in Monte Carlo
  • NY Yankees are 1st to train outside US (Bermuda)
  • US Department of Commerce & Labor split into separate departments

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Woodrow Wilson inaugurated as 28th US President

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • John Garfield [Jacob Garfinkle], American actor (Four Daughters, Body and Soul), born in NYC, New York (d. 1952)
  • Taos Amrouche, Algerian writer and singer (d. 1976)
  • Willie Johnson (guitarist), American guitarist (d. 1995)