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October 22, 1913 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Explosion at Dawson NM coal mine kills 263 mine workers

Birthdays in History

Person of interestBảo Đại

Bảo Đại, Vietnamese emperor and chief of state (Annam 1926-1945; State of Vietnam, 1949-1955), born in Hue, French Indochina

Emperor of Vietnam Bảo Đại
Emperor of Vietnam
Bảo Đại
  • Hans-Peter Tschudi, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 2002)

Person of interestRobert Capa

Robert Capa, Hungarian war photographer and photojournalist, born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1954)

Photojournalist Robert Capa
Robert Capa

1913 in History