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Historical Events Happened In February - 13

Thursday, 05 May 2016

1948  Wright Flyer, 1st plane to fly, returns to US from England on February - 13.  

1952  Rocky Marciano defeated Lee Savold for his 39th straight win on this day in history.  

1952  On February - 13 alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist, dies at 71  

1953  A's change name of Shibe Park to Connie Mack Stadium on February - 13.  

1954  The Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway is opened between Sept Isles, Que. and Schefferville, Labrador, construction having commenced in 1950 on this day in history.  

1954  Frank Selvey scores 100 points for Furman beating Newberry 149-95 on February - 13.  

1955  Israel acquires 4 of 7 Dead Sea scrolls on February - 13.  

1955  On February - 13 israel acquires four of seven known Dead Sea scrolls  

1956  On this day in history kYW-AM in Philadelphia Penn gives calls to WTAM (now WWWE) Cleveland  

1957  On this day in history southern Christian Leadership Conference organizes in New Orleans  

1958  Georges Rouault, French painter (Christ aux outrages), dies at 86 on February - 13.  

1959  On this day in history barbie doll goes on sale  

1959  Miro Cardon, premier of Cuba, resigns on this day in history.  

1959  William L Axt, composer, dies at 70 on February - 13.  

1960  On February - 13 france enters the nuclear era when it explodes its first atomic bomb.  

1960  France performs 1st nuclear test at Reggane Proving Grounds Algeria on February - 13.  

1960  On February - 13 the French test their first atomic bomb in the Sahara  

1960  On February - 13 "Beg, Borrow or Steal" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 5 perfs  

1960  On February - 13 delmar G Roos, designer of jeep, dies at 79  

1961  On February - 13 frank Sinatra launches Reprise label under Warner Brothers Records  

1961  On this day in history soviet Union fires a rocket from Sputnik V to Venus  

1963  On February - 13 harry Steers, bowling hall of famer, dies  

1965  Quebec Liquor Board Employees end 70-day strike. How dry they were in the province!! on this day in history.  

1965  US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming on February - 13.  

1965  US male Figure Skating championship won by Gary Visconti on this day in history.  

1965  On February - 13 jerry Burke, pianist (Lawrence Welk Show), dies  

1966  On February - 13 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR  

1966  On February - 13 elio Vittorini, writer, dies  

1968  US sends 10,500 additional soldiers to Vietnam on February - 13.  

1968  On February - 13 ildebrando Pizzetti, Italian composer, dies at 87  

1969  Mary Hopkin's Postcard album on Apple is released on February - 13.  

1969  Suriname government of Pengel resigns on February - 13.  

1970  Man-eating tiger is reported to have killed 48, 80 km from New Delhi on February - 13.  

1970  Herbert Strudwick, cricketer (28 Tests for Engld, ct 60 stp 12), dies on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 13

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1440  On this day in history birth of hartmann Schedel, German physician/humanist/historian  

1457  On February - 13 birth of mary of Burgundy, daughter of Charles the Bold and wife of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1482)  

1480  Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1542) was born on this day in history.  

1599  On February - 13 birth of alexander VII, [Fabio Chigi], Siena Italy, pope (1655-67)  

1610  Jean de la Badie, French divine, founder of Lagardists was born on February - 13.  

1622  Adam Pijnacker, landscape painter/etcher, baptized was born on February - 13.  

1658  On February - 13 birth of jan B Wellekens, Dutch poet/painter  

1660  On this day in history birth of johann Sigismund Kusser, composer  

Famous Deaths In February - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0858  Death of Kenneth I of Scotland on this day in history.  

1130  On this day in history honorius II, [Lamberto], Pope (1124-30), dies  

1141  Death of Béla II of Hungary (b. 1110) on February - 13.  

1199  Stefanus Nemanja (Symeon), monk, dies on February - 13.  

1219  Death of Minamoto no Sanetomo, Japanese shogun (b. 1192) on February - 13.  

1237  On February - 13 death of jordanus of Saxon, 2nd general of Dominicans, drowns  

1315  Jean I of Chalon-Arlay, mayor of Neuchôtel, dies on this day in history.  

1332  Andronicus II Paleologus, Byzantine emperor (1282-1328)/monk, dies on this day in history.  

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