Historical Events In 1913
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Oct 07 Henry Ford institutes moving assembly line in the year 1913.
Oct 07 Irina Nijinska, Russian/US dancer on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1913 walter Schumann, NYC, choral director (Ford Show)/composer (Rhenish)
Oct 10 British passenger ship Volturno catches fire in Atlantic (136 kill) in the year 1913.
Oct 10 In the year 1913 claude Simon, writer
Oct 10 In the year 1913 gamboa Dam in Panama blown up; Atlantic & Pacific waters mix completing the Panama Canal
Oct 11 On this day in history j J Pickle, (Rep-D-TX, 1963- )
Oct 11 In the year 1913 phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 1 in 10th World Series
Oct 12 John McGraw, after drinking, blames Wilbert Robinson's coaching mistakes for World Series lose, Robertson blames McGraw & is fired on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history william James Moyce, armaments scientist
Oct 13 Explosion & fire in Universal Coal Mine, South Wales on this day in history.
Oct 13 Frances Tustin, child psychologist on this day in history.
Oct 14 Explosion in coal mine at Cardiff kills 439 on this day in history.
Oct 14 Ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quick of the 30's who didn't play for Aust) in the year 1913.
Oct 15 Klaus Barbie, gestapo chief (Lyon) in the year 1913.
Oct 15 Train crash in Liverpool during "Black Week" on this day in history.
Oct 16 Alice Pearce, NYC, comedienne/actress (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched) in the year 1913.
Oct 16 Booth Theater opens at 222 W 44th St NYC on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1913 serbs invade Albania.
Oct 18 In the year 1913 austrian-Hungary demands that Serbia & Albania leave
Oct 19 On this day in history jean Urruty, France, Jai-Alai champion
Oct 20 Angelo Ephrikian, composer in the year 1913.
Oct 20 In the year 1913 leander Schlegel, composer, dies at 69
Oct 22 On this day in history annette Rogers, US sprinter (Olympic-gold-1932, 36)
Oct 22 On this day in history explosion at Dawson NM coal mine kills 263 mine workers
Oct 24 Joe Tinker fired as Cin Reds manager on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history molly Mary Hyde, cricketer
Oct 25 Horace Grant Fletcher, composer on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1913 huerta elected president of Mexico
Oct 26 In the year 1913 stuart J[ames] Byrne, US, sci-fi author (Star Man, God Man)
Oct 27 On this day in history pres Wilson says US will never attack another country
Oct 28 On this day in history peter Glenville, actor stage/screen director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket)
Oct 29 In the year 1913 floods in El Salvador kill thousands.
Oct 31 1st US paved coast-to-coast highway, the Lincoln Highway is dedicated in the year 1913.