Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Monday, 06 July 2015
1959 On this day in history king Boudouin promises Belgian Congo independence
1960 Sibilla Aleramo, [Rina Faccio], Ital poet (Una Donna), dies at 83 on January - 13.
1962 Comedian Ernie Kovacs is killed in a car crash in Los Angeles on this day in history.
1962 On January - 13 "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater NYC after 400 performances
1962 On January - 13 ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42
1963 AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 21-14 on January - 13.
1963 On January - 13 leonardus G Kortenhorst, Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 76
1964 Karol Wojtyla becomes archbishop of Krakow on this day in history.
1964 USS Manley evacuates 54 American and 36 allied nationals after Zanzibar government is overthrown on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history first black selected for Presidential cabinet (LBJ selects Robert C Weaver-HUD)
1966 On January - 13 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1967 Coup in Togo on this day in history.
1967 On January - 13 rolling Stones appear on Ed Sullivan Show
1968 On January - 13 "Hallelujah, Baby!" closes at Martin Beck Theater New York City NY after 293 performances
1968 Beginning of Tet-offensive in Vietnam on this day in history.
1968 On this day in history minnesota North Stars center Bill Masterton fatally injured (dies on 15th)
1968 On January - 13 bill Masterson, NHL player for the Minnesota Northstars checked into the boards, dies two days later
1969 On this day in history beatles release "Yellow Submarine" album
1969 Fred Price, cricket wicket-keep (Engld, v Aust Headingley 1938), dies on January - 13.
1971 On January - 13 bernard "Heinz" Lammerding, Germ SS-gen/contractor (Tulle), dies at 65
1976 On this day in history margaret Leighton, Brit actress (Much ado about nothing), dies at 53
1978 On this day in history former U.S. Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey dies in Waverly, Minnesota, at age 66.
1978 On this day in history hubert Humphrey, (Sen-D-Minn, VP), dies at 66 in Waverly, Minn
1979 Charlie Daniels hosts the Volunteer Jam on January - 13.
1979 On this day in history yMCA files libel suit against Village People's YMCA song
1979 On this day in history donny Hathaway, Chicago Ill, rocker (Ghetto), commits suicide at 33
1980 Head of narcotic brigade arrested for drug smuggling in Belgium on January - 13.
1980 Togo's constitution becomes effective on January - 13.
1980 Andre Kostelanetz, Russian conductor, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1981 Barbara Sonntag, Colorado, crochets record 147 stitches/minutes for 30 minutes on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Mary, My Child), dies at 83
1982 On January - 13 hank Aaron &Frank Robinson elected to Hall of Fame
1982 On this day in history seventy-eight people die in Washington, D.C., when an Air Florida 737 crashes into a bridge after takeoff and falls into the Potomac River.
1982 Marcel Camus, French director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69 on January - 13.