On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1913

Historical Events

  • Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC

Theater Premiere

George Bernard Shaw's play "Pygmalion" premieres in Hofburg Theatre in Vienna, Austria

Famous Birthdays

  • Cesar Bresgen, Austrian organist and composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1988)
1913 Highlights

About October 16, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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