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Sunday January 13, 2019

January 13: Day of the Week

January 13, 2019 was the 13th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 352 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

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

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

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January 13: This Day in History

It is still celebrated as New Year’s Eve (at least in the 20th & 21st centuries) by countries still using the thirteen-day-slower Julian calendar (Old New Year).

January 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 532
    Nika riots in Constantinople.
  • 1435
    Sicut Dudum is promulgated by Pope Eugene IV about the enslaving of black natives in Canary Islands by Spanish natives.
  • 1547
    Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey is sentenced to death.
  • 1605
    The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
  • 1869
    National convention of black leaders meets in Washington D.C.
  • 1934
    The Candidate of Science degree is established in the USSR.
  • 1942
    World War II: First use of aircraft ejection seat by a German test pilot in a Heinkel He 280 jet fighter.
  • 1968
    Johnny Cash performs live at Folsom Prison
  • 1982
    Shortly after takeoff, Air Florida Flight 90, a Boeing 737 jet crashes into Washington, DC’s 14th Street Bridge and falls into the Potomac River, killing 78 including four motorists.
  • 1986
    A month-long violent struggle begins in Aden, South Yemen between supporters of Ali Nasir Muhammad and Abdul Fattah Ismail, resulting in thousands of casualties.

Who were born on January 13?

  • 1804
    Paul Gavarni, French caricaturist (d. 1866)
  • 1881
    Essington Lewis, Australian industrialist (d. 1961)
  • 1898
    Carlo Tagliabue, Italian baritone (d. 1978)
  • 1911
    Sir Johannes “Joh” Bjelke-Petersen, Premier of Queensland (d. 2005)
  • 1924
    Paul Feyerabend, Austrian-born philosopher (d. 1994)
  • 1938
    Shivkumar Sharma, santoor player, music composer
  • 1962
    Kevin Mitchell, American baseball player
  • 1970
    Shonda Rhimes, American screenwriter/creator (Grey’s Anatomy)
  • 1971
    John Mallory Asher, American film actor/director
  • 1989
    Bryan Arguez, American footballer

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