On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Siegfried Fischbacher, German American entertainer and magician (Siegfried and Roy), born in Rosenheim, Germany (d. 2021) [1] [2]
  • Tom Cheek, American sportscaster (Voice of the Toronto Blue Jays), born in Pensacola, Florida (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Coningham, Australian cricketer (one Test for Australia 1894), dies at 75
  • Volter Kilpi, Finnish writer (Suljetuilla Porteilla), dies at 64
1939 Highlights

About June 13, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini