On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1913

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

<b>President Inaugurated</b>President Inaugurated

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)
1913 Highlights

About March 4, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces