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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.
  • First production in the UK of stainless steel by Harry Brearley.
  • Dedication of the Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across United States.
  • The Sixteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, authorizing the Federal government to impose and collect an income tax.
Weather

The temperature on February 18, 1913 was between -5.1 °C and 0.6 °C and averaged -2.5 °C. There was 8.3 hours of sunshine (82%). The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the east-northeast.

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

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from February 18, 1913 at Delpher

Born on February 18
Died on February 18

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