September 1913 in history

September 1913 events chronologically

Sep 23 Roland Garros of France becomes the first to fly in an airplane across the Mediterranean (from St. Raphael France to Bizerte, Tunisia)

Top 7 most famous people born in September 1913

Sep 2 Bill Shankly best known for his time as manager of Liverpool.
Sep 4 Kenzō Tange a Japanese architect, and winner of the 1987 Pritzker Prize for architecture. He was one of the most significant architects of the 20th century, combining traditional Japanese styles with modernism, and designed major buildings on five continents. Tange was also an influential patron of the Metabolist movement. He said: "It was, I believe, around 1959 or at the beginning of the sixties that I began to think about what I was later to call structuralism", , a reference to the architectural movement known as Dutch Structuralism
Sep 12 Jesse Owens an American track and field athlete and four-time Olympic gold medalist.
Sep 14 Jacobo Árbenz a Guatemalan military officer and progressive politician who served as Defense Minister of Guatemala from 1944 to 1951, and as President of Guatemala from 1951 to 1954.
Sep 19 Frances Farmer an American actress and television host. She is perhaps better known for sensationalized accounts of her life, especially her involuntary commitment to a mental hospital. Farmer was the subject of two films, one television special, three books, and numerous songs and magazine articles
Sep 27 Albert Ellis an American psychologist who in 1955 developed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy. He held M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University and American Board of Professional Psychology. He also founded and was the President of the New York City-based Albert Ellis Institute for decades. He is generally considered to be one of the originators of the cognitive revolutionary paradigm shift in psychotherapy and the founder of cognitive-behavioral therapies. Based on a 1982 professional survey of USA and Canadian psychologists, he was considered as the second most influential psychotherapist in history
Sep 29 Stanley Kramer an American film director and producer, responsible for making many of Hollywood's most famous "message movies". As an independent producer and director, he brought attention to topical social issues that most studios avoided. Among the subjects covered in his films were racism , nuclear war , greed , creationism evolution and the causes and effects of fascism

Top 7 most famous people died in September 1913

Sep 4 Henry Billings Brown an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 5 January 1891 to 28 May 1906. An admiralty lawyer and U.S. District Judge in Detroit before ascending to the high court, Brown authored hundreds of opinions in his 31 years as a federal judge, including the majority opinion in Plessy Ferguson that upheld the legality of racial segregation in public transportation
Sep 9 Paul de Smet de Naeyer a Belgian Catholic Party politician.
Sep 13 Prince George Alexandrovich Yuryevsky the natural son of Alexander II of Russia by his mistress Catherine Dolgorukov. The marriage of George's parents' eight years after his birth, on 6 July 1880, resulted in the legitimation of their three surviving children, so that George gained the style of Serene Highness
Sep 15 Ármin Vámbéry a Hungarian Turkolog and traveler. According to Ernst Pawel, a biographer of Theodor Herzl, as well as Tom Reiss, a biographer of Kurban Said, Vámbéry's original last name was Wamberger rather than Bamberger
Sep 19 Giacomo Doria an Italian naturalist, herpetologist, and politician.
Sep 28 Alfred East an English painter.
Sep 29 Rudolf Diesel a German inventor and mechanical engineer, famous for the invention of the diesel engine. Diesel was the subject of the 1942 film Diesel