On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1913

Historical Events

  • 17th amendment (direct election of senators) declared ratified
  • Alexis Ahlgren runs world record maraton (2:36:06.6)

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Gibson, British Rear-Admiral
1913 Highlights

About May 31, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini