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This article is about the year 1913. For the number, see 1913 (number).
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:
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1913 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1913
Ab urbe condita 2666
Armenian calendar 1362
Assyrian calendar 6663
Bahá'í calendar 69–70
Bengali calendar 1320
Berber calendar 2863
British Regnal year Geo. 5 – 3 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
Juche calendar 2
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4246
Minguo calendar ROC 2
Thai solar calendar 2456

Year 1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.



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


Main article: February 1913
February 1: New York's Grand Central building as rebuilt (c.1911).


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.


Main article: April 1913


Main article: May 1913


Main article: June 1913


Main article: July 1913


Main article: August 1913


The Balkan boundaries after 1913


Main article: October 1913
Monument to the Battle of the Nations at Leipzig


Main article: November 1913


Main article: December 1913

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  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. 

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