On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1913

Historical Events

  • 1st US paved coast-to-coast highway, the Lincoln Highway is dedicated

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Historian and philosopher Will Durant (27) weds researcher Ariel Kaufman (15) at New York's City Hall

Historian Will Durant
Will Durant

Famous Deaths

  • William Evans-Gordon, British politician (b. 1857)
1913 Highlights

About October 31, 1913

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 107 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio