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  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from February 12, 1908 to August 29, 1913 the cabinet Heemskerk, with Mr. Th. Heemskerk (AR) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 29, 1913 to September 9, 1918 the cabinet Cort van der Linden, with Mr. P.W.A. Cort van der Linden (liberaal) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 6.1 million citizens.
  • The United States introduces an income tax.
  • First production in the UK of stainless steel by Harry Brearley.
  • A Greek flotilla defeats the Ottoman Navy in the Naval Battle of Lemnos during the First Balkan War, securing the islands of the Northern Aegean Sea for Greece.
Weather

The temperature on November 17, 1913 was between 9.4 °C and 13.7 °C and averaged 11.7 °C. There was 2.0 mm of rain. There was 0.1 hours of sunshine (1%). The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the west-southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from November 17, 1913 at Delpher

Born on November 17
Died on November 17

Names that were popular for boys in 1913
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Pieter
  • Petrus
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacob
  • Gerardus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Antonius
  • Marinus
Names that were popular for girls in 1913
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Adriana
  • Elisabeth
  • Catharina
  • Hendrika
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Aaltje
  • Helena
  • Geertruida
  • Grietje