On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Robinson, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Grambling 408 wins), born in Jackson, Louisiana (d. 2007)
  • Joan Edwards, American vocalist (Joan Edwards Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Tennessee Ernie Ford, American country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Matteo Albertone, Italian general who fought in the Italo-Ethiopian War, dies at 78
1919 Highlights

About February 13, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius