Horace Greeley, founder and editor of the "New-York Tribune" reputedly advises his readers to "Go west young man"
On July 13, 1865
Dean of St. Paul's London, Alexander Nowell perfects a way to bottle beer
On July 13, 1568
- 1914 British poet and novelist D. H. Lawrence (28) weds Frieda Weekley (34) after obtaining Frieda's divorce from her 1st husband
- 1925 Film producer and co-founder of Walt Disney Productions Walt Disney (23) weds Lillian Bounds (26) at Lewiston's Episcopal Church of the Nativity in Lewiston, Idaho
- 1949 Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Jones (30) weds "Rebecca" film producer David O. Selznick (47) in Beverly Hills, California