On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1914

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJoe Louis

Joe Louis, American world heavyweight boxing champion (1937-49), born in Lafayette, Alabama (d. 1981)

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis

Famous Deaths

  • R E Foster, only dual England captain at cricket & soccer, dies
  • Tip Foster, English cricketer (287 on debut England v Aust SCG 1903), dies at 36
1914 Highlights

About May 13, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus