On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Neil Sedaka, American singer and songwriter ("Breaking Up is Hard to Do"; "Love Will Keep Us Together"), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Lucien Lévy-Bruhl, French scholar and philosopher, dies at 81
1939 Highlights

About March 13, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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