18th August 1913 (Monday)

BORN TODAY: in Cape Town, South Africa – Owen Henry Cornelius, film director, producer and screenwriter.


Sport: The first International SIx Days (motorcycle) Trial starts in Carlisle (then in Cumberland, now in Cumbria) in England. A centennial celebration is taking place in 2013 in Carlisle to mark the occasion – on Sunday  August 18th.



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