On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1913

Historical Events

  • Webb Alien Land-Holding Bill passes, forbidding Japanese from owning land

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Hardy, English photographer (Picture Post), born in London (d. 1995)
  • Sanjiva Reddy, Indian politician, sixth President of India (1977-82), born in Illur, British India (d. 1996)
1913 Highlights

About May 19, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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