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Sunday October 13, 2019

October 13: Day of the Week

October 13, 2019 is the 286th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 79 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is 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 October calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

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October 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 54
    Roman Emperor Claudius is poisoned to death under mysterious circumstances. His 17-year-old stepson Nero succeeds him to the Roman throne
  • 1307
    Hundreds of Knights Templar in France are simultaneously arrested by agents of Phillip the Fair, to be later tortured into a “confession” of heresy.
  • 1773
    The Whirlpool Galaxy is discovered by Charles Messier.
  • 1792
    In Washington, D.C., the cornerstone of the United States Executive Mansion (known as the White House since 1818) is laid.
  • 1881
    Revival of the Hebrew language as Eliezer Ben-Yehuda and friends agree to use Hebrew exclusively in their conversations.
  • 1885
    The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is founded in Atlanta, United States.
  • 1915
    The Battle for the Hohenzollern Redoubt marks the end of the Battle of Loos in northern France, World War I.
  • 1962
    The Pacific Northwest experiences a cyclone the equal of a Cat 3 hurricane. Winds measured above 150 mph at several locations; 46 people died.
  • 1972
    Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 crashes in the Andes mountains, near the border between Argentina and Chile. By December 23, 1972, only 16 out of 45 people lived long enough to be rescued.
  • 1976
    A Bolivian Boeing 707 cargo jet crashes in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, killing 100 (97, mostly children, killed on the ground).

Who were born on October 13?

  • 1768
    Jacques Félix Emmanuel Hamelin, French explorer (d. 1839)
  • 1844
    Ernest Myers, English poet, Classicist and author (d. 1921)
  • 1878
    Patrick Joseph Hartigan, Australian Roman Catholic priest (d. 1952)
  • 1915
    Cornel Wilde, American actor (d. 1989)
  • 1917
    George Osmond, American patriach of The Osmonds (d. 2007)
  • 1946
    Edwina Currie, British politician
  • 1949
    Leona Mitchell, African-American and Chickasaw operatic soprano
  • 1973
    Peter Dumbreck, Scottish racing driver
  • 1980
    Magne Hoseth, Norwegian footballer
  • 1982
    Antonio Pavanello, Italian rugby player

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