What day of the week is this date?

Wednesday October 13, 2021

October 13: Day of the Week

October 13, 2021 is the 286th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 79 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

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

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

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

October 2021
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

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.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters USUGUGKWM? Check your answers here: Unscramble words USUGUGKWM. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

October 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 1332
    Rinchinbal Khan, Emperor Ningzong of Yuan becomes the Khagan of the Mongols and Emperor of the Yuan Dynasty, reigning for only 53 days.
  • 1792
    In Washington, D.C., the cornerstone of the United States Executive Mansion (known as the White House since 1818) is laid.
  • 1884
    Greenwich, in London, England, is established as Universal Time meridian of longitude.
  • 1892
    Edward Emerson Barnard discovers D/1892 T1, the first comet discovered by photographic means, on the night of October 13–14.
  • 1944
    World War II: Riga, the capital of Latvia is occupied by the Red Army.
  • 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.
  • 1967
    The first game in the history of the American Basketball Association is played as the Anaheim Amigos lose to the Oakland Oaks 134-129 in Oakland, California.
  • 1972
    An Aeroflot Ilyushin Il-62 crashes outside Moscow killing 176.
  • 1983
    Ameritech Mobile Communications (now AT&T) launched the first US cellular network in Chicago, Illinois.
  • 1999
    The United States Senate rejects ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).

Who were born on October 13?

  • 1891
    Irene Rich, American actress (d. 1988)
  • 1915
    Cornel Wilde, American actor (d. 1989)
  • 1917
    Burr Tillstrom, American puppeteer (d. 1985)
  • 1921
    Yves Montand, Italian singer and actor (d. 1991)
  • 1924
    Terry Gibbs, American jazz vibraphonist and band leader
  • 1946
    Demond Wilson, American actor
  • 1948
    Ted Poe, American politician
  • 1967
    Scott Cooper, American baseball player
  • 1969
    Nancy Kerrigan, American figure skater
  • 1982
    Antonio Pavanello, Italian rugby player

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.