Tuesday February 13, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

February 13: Day of the Week

February 13, 2024 was the 44th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 322 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mardi.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

February 13 Historical Event(s)

1867
Work begins on the covering of the Zenne, burying Brussels’s primary river and creating the modern central boulevards.
1894
Auguste and Louis Lumière patent the Cinematographe, a combination movie camera and projector.
1914
Copyright: In New York City the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers is established to protect the copyrighted musical compositions of its members.
1920
The Negro National League is formed.
1931
New Delhi becomes the capital of India.
1934
The Soviet steamship Cheliuskin sinks in the Arctic Ocean.
1945
World War II: Royal Air Force bombers are dispatched to Dresden, Germany to attack the city with a massive aerial bombardment.
1964
New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Dragon in Chinese astrology.
2000
The last original “Peanuts” comic strip appears in newspapers one day after Charles M. Schulz dies.
2009
At 23:31:30 UTC the Unix system time (time_t) number reaches 1234567890 seconds.

Who were born on February 13?

1672
Étienne François Geoffroy, French chemist (d. 1731)
1933
Paul Biya, Cameroon politician
1938
Oliver Reed, English actor (d. 1999)
1942
Donald E. Williams, NASA astronaut
1958
Tip Tipping, British actor and stuntman (d. 1993)
1960
Matt Salinger, American actor
1964
Mark Patton, American actor
1976
Feist, Canadian singer and songwriter
1985
Kwak Ji-min, South Korean actress
1990
Gyaincain Norbu, 11th Panchen Lama

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