On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1924

Historical Events

  • Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Bergonzi, Italian operatic tenor, born in Vidalenzo, Italy (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Marshall, English economist (Principles of Economics), dies at 81
1924 Highlights

About July 13, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer