On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1913

Historical Events

  • St. Louis Browns player-manager George Stovall, fired the previous summer, is the first MLB player to jump to the Federal League, signing to manage the Kansas City Packers

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBurt Lancaster

Burton "Burt" Lancaster, American actor (Apartment, From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)

  • Ivor Roberts-Jones, British sculptor (known for sculpted heads of Yehudi Menuhin and George Thomas), born in Oswestry, England (d. 1996)
1913 Highlights

About November 2, 1913

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio