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JANUARY 13

1596 Jan van Goyen (Dutch Artist) Jan van Goyen Artists
1922 N. M. Bodecker (Danish Poet, Children's Author, Illustrator) N. M. Bodecker Primary Authors Artists Poetry
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1905 Joseph H. Diss Debar (French-American Artist Who Designed the Great Seal of West Virginia) Joseph H. Diss Debar West Virginia Artists Artists
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1930 The First Mickey Mouse Comic Strip Is Published in the New York Mirror Walt Disney Cartoons & Comics Historic Firsts USPTO
1943 Construction of the Pentagon Is Completed in Arlington County, Virginia Arlington County, Virginia The Pentagon World War II Virginia Historical Society
1979 U. S. Postal Service Issues Stamp Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. United States Postal Service University of Georgia

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