Historical Events In 1913
Friday, 18 January 2019
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 Walter Schumann, NYC, choral director (Ford Show)/composer (Rhenish) on this day in history.
Oct 10 British passenger ship Volturno catches fire in Atlantic (136 kill) on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1913 claude Simon, writer
Oct 10 Gamboa Dam in Panama blown up; Atlantic & Pacific waters mix completing the Panama Canal on this day in history.
Oct 11 J J Pickle, (Rep-D-TX, 1963- ) on this day in history.
Oct 11 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 1 in 10th World Series in the year 1913.
Oct 12 On this day in history john McGraw, after drinking, blames Wilbert Robinson's coaching mistakes for World Series lose, Robertson blames McGraw & is fired
Oct 12 In the year 1913 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 in the year 1913.
Oct 14 On this day in history explosion in coal mine at Cardiff kills 439
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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1913.
Oct 17 On this day in history serbs invade Albania.
Oct 18 Austrian-Hungary demands that Serbia & Albania leave in the year 1913.
Oct 19 Jean Urruty, France, Jai-Alai champion in the year 1913.
Oct 20 Angelo Ephrikian, composer on this day in history.
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 Explosion at Dawson NM coal mine kills 263 mine workers in the year 1913.
Oct 24 In the year 1913 joe Tinker fired as Cin Reds manager
Oct 24 In the year 1913 molly Mary Hyde, cricketer
Oct 25 Horace Grant Fletcher, composer in the year 1913.
Oct 26 On this day in history huerta elected president of Mexico
Oct 26 Stuart J[ames] Byrne, US, sci-fi author (Star Man, God Man) on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1913 pres Wilson says US will never attack another country
Oct 28 Peter Glenville, actor stage/screen director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket) in the year 1913.
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.