April 13, 1909 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • In Constantinople the primarily Albanian First Army Corps seizes the parliament building and telegraphs offices, forcing the Ottoman statesman Hilmi Pasha to resign

Birthdays in History

  • Eudora Welty, Jackson Ms, novelist (Optimist's Daughter-Pulitzer 1973)
  • Mervyn Hugh Cowie, willife conservationist
  • Stanislaw Marcin Ulam, Polish mathematician (d. 1984)

Deaths in History

  • Whitley Stokes, British lawyer (b. 1830)