digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

This article is about the year 1913. For the number, see 1913 (number).
1913
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1910 1911 191219131914 1915 1916
1913 by topic:
Subject
By country
Leaders
Birth and death categories
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Works and introductions categories
1913 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1913
MCMXIII
Ab urbe condita 2666
Armenian calendar 1362
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԲ
Assyrian calendar 6663
Bahá'í calendar 69–70
Bengali calendar 1320
Berber calendar 2863
British Regnal year Geo. 5 – 4 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2457
Burmese calendar 1275
Byzantine calendar 7421–7422
Chinese calendar 壬子(Water Rat)
4609 or 4549
    — to —
癸丑年 (Water Ox)
4610 or 4550
Coptic calendar 1629–1630
Discordian calendar 3079
Ethiopian calendar 1905–1906
Hebrew calendar 5673–5674
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1969–1970
 - Shaka Samvat 1835–1836
 - Kali Yuga 5014–5015
Holocene calendar 11913
Igbo calendar 913–914
Iranian calendar 1291–1292
Islamic calendar 1331–1332
Japanese calendar Taishō 2
(大正2年)
Juche calendar 2
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4246
Minguo calendar ROC 2
民國2年
Thai solar calendar 2455–2456

1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Julian calendar, the 1913th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 913th year of the 2nd millennium, the 13th year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1910s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1913 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

Main article: January 1913
Ismail Enver
  • The Centennial Year Industrial Exposition is announced for Canada

February[edit]

Main article: February 1913
February 1: New York's Grand Central Terminal as rebuilt.

March[edit]

Main article: March 1913
March 4: Wilson sworn in as the 28th president of the United States.
March 12: Australia begins building the new capital of Canberra.

April[edit]

Main article: April 1913

May[edit]

Main article: May 1913

June[edit]

Main article: June 1913

July[edit]

Main article: July 1913

August[edit]

Main article: August 1913

September[edit]

The Balkan boundaries after 1913

October[edit]

Main article: October 1913
Nearly-completed Ford Model Ts at the Highland Park Plant
Monument to the Battle of the Nations at Leipzig

November[edit]

Main article: November 1913

December[edit]

Main article: December 1913

Date unknown[edit]

Births[edit]

Content
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January–February[edit]

March–April[edit]

May–June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September–October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Nobel Prizes[edit]

Nobel medal.png

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Cottrell, Peter (2009). The War for Ireland, 1913-1923. Oxford: Osprey. p. 14. ISBN 978-1-84603-9966. 
  2. ^ "Over 200 Lost in Storm". The New York Times. 1913-03-08. 
  3. ^ "British Steamer Lost". The Sydney Morning Herald. 1913-03-10. p. 9. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  4. ^ "Ship Blows Up". The New York Times. 1913-03-08. Retrieved 2012-10-19. 
  5. ^ "Study for Woolworth Building, New York". World Digital Library. 1910-12-10. Retrieved 2013-07-25. 
  6. ^ Radio Lab, Show 202: "Musical Language", New York: WNYC (21 April 2006). Host/Producer: Jad Abumrad, Co-Host: Robert Krulwich, Producer: Ellen Horne, Production Executives: Dean Capello and Mikel Ellcessor.
  7. ^ "BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour - Women's History Timeline: 1910 - 1919". Archived from the original on 6 January 2008. Retrieved 2007-11-30. 
  8. ^ "Statistics of urban localities (1908–2004)" (PDF). INE. 2012. Retrieved 2012-09-05. 
  9. ^ a b Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. p. 94. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  10. ^ "Airman Uses Parachute", New York Times, August 20, 1913
  11. ^ a b Yeates, Padraig (2009). "The Dublin 1913 Lockout". History Ireland 9 (2). Retrieved 2012-10-19. 
  12. ^ Crowhurst, Richard (2005). "A History of Firsts: Portsmouth Historic Dockyard". TimeTravel-Britain.com. Retrieved 2010-09-09. 

External links[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1913 — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

2059519 news items

Journal and Courier

Journal and Courier
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:05:06 -0800

Weather reports in 1913, unsophisticated by modern standards, said the massive storm had roared out of the northern Pacific into the U.S. Northwest. It charged in a curving course across Nebraska, then the Great Lakes, before howling up the St ...

The Times and Democrat

The Times and Democrat
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:45:00 -0800

From The Laurens Advertiser—January 15, 1913: “Administration Building is Destroyed Resulting in Loss of $75,000 to $100,000. President Announces That the Burned Structure will be Speedily Rebuilt. “Orangeburg, Jan. 9—“Orangeburg was visited by one ...

New Jersey Herald

New Jersey Herald
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:03:45 -0800

The date was Monday, June 30, 1913, and 21 men from Sussex County were standing in Main Street next to the park in the middle of Newton. These former comrades-in-arms were veterans of the Union Army, having served during the Civil War, and were ...

IrishCentral

IrishCentral
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 03:05:28 -0800

By the time it finally passed in 1913, it was the third time a Home Rule Bill was brought in front of the English Houses of Parliament. The first came in 1886 under the Liberal government of Prime Minister William Gladstone with the support of Parnell ...
 
Toledo Blade
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 21:14:09 -0800

She was born June 17, 1913, to Kathryn and Elmer Ankley in the thumb area of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. She was 6 years old when her parents died within a week of each other in the influenza pandemic. She and her sisters went to live on an uncle ...

The Age

The Age
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 04:56:15 -0800

NSW batsmen Victor Trumper and Robert Barbour set a national record of 243 for the eighth wicket on this day in 1913. inShare; Pin It · submit to reddit · Email article · Print. Great recovery .... NSW and Australian batsman Victor Trumper. Photo ...
 
Broadway World
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:55:23 -0800

Bert Williams, who passed away in 1922 at the age of 47, was one of Broadway's biggest stars and one of its most tragic figures. Born in the Bahamas, Williams rose through vaudeville to become the first black entertainer to play leading roles on Broadway.
 
Great Bend Tribune
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:15:00 -0800

LA CROSSE — Felicita M. “Fritzie” Weichen, 102, died Jan. 18, 2016, at Locust Grove Village in La Crosse. Born Aug. 23, 1913, in Fairview Township, Rush County, she was the daughter of Alex and Mary (Werth) Munsch. On Dec. 25, 1935, she married ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight