On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1935

Historical Events

  • 1st US surgical operation for relief of angina pectoris, Cleveland
  • Bruno Hauptmann found guilty of kidnap & murder of Lindbergh infant. He proclaimed his innocence to the end.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dr. Don Panoz, American entrepreneur and motorsports impresario (ALMS)
  • Tommy Jacobs, American golfer (4 PGA Tour titles), born in Denver, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • Violet Paget, British author (Gospels of Anarchy), dies at 78
1935 Highlights

About February 13, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius