On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1913

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Ephrikian, composer
  • Barney Phillips [Bernard Philip Ofner], American actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1982)
  • Grandpa [Louis M] Jones, Niagra KY, country musician (Hee-Haw)

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel David Palmer, Canadian founder of chiropractic (1897 Palmer School of Chiropractic), dies of typhoid fever at 68
  • Leander Schlegel, composer, dies at 69
1913 Highlights

About October 20, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra