On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Gene Benson, American baseball outfielder (Negro League All-Star 1940, 45-46), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1999)
  • Karl Miller, German soccer defender (12 caps; Dresdner SC), born in Hamburg (d. 1967)
  • Vivian Ridler, British scholar and printer (Oxford University), born in Cardiff, Wales (d. 2009)
1913 Highlights

About October 2, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra