On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1913

Historical Events

  • Ludwig III crowned king of Bavaria

Famous Birthdays

  • John McGiver, American character actor (Patty Duke Show; Jimmy Stewart Show; Fitzwilly), born in NYC, New York (d. 1975)

Person of interestVivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh, English actress (Gone With The Wind, A Streetcar Named Desire), born in Darjeeling, Bengal Presidency, India (d. 1967)

Actress Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh

1913 Highlights

About November 5, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio