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

Will Durant

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

Famous Deaths

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

About October 31, 1913

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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