On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (d. 2006)
  • Gardnar Mulloy, American tennis player (5-time Grand Slam doubles champion), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2016)

Person of interestBenjamin Britten

[Edward] Benjamin Britten, English composer (The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra; Peter Grimes), born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England (d. 1976)


1913 Highlights

About November 22, 1913

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius