Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Saturday, 18 April 2015
1959 King Boudouin promises Belgian Congo independence on January - 13.
1960 On January - 13 sibilla Aleramo, [Rina Faccio], Ital poet (Una Donna), dies at 83
1962 Comedian Ernie Kovacs is killed in a car crash in Los Angeles on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater NYC after 400 performances
1962 Ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42 on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 21-14
1963 On this day in history leonardus G Kortenhorst, Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 76
1964 Karol Wojtyla becomes archbishop of Krakow on January - 13.
1964 USS Manley evacuates 54 American and 36 allied nationals after Zanzibar government is overthrown on this day in history.
1966 First black selected for Presidential cabinet (LBJ selects Robert C Weaver-HUD) on this day in history.
1966 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on January - 13.
1967 On January - 13 coup in Togo
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 On this day in history beginning of Tet-offensive in Vietnam
1968 Minnesota North Stars center Bill Masterton fatally injured (dies on 15th) on this day in history.
1968 On January - 13 bill Masterson, NHL player for the Minnesota Northstars checked into the boards, dies two days later
1969 Beatles release "Yellow Submarine" album on January - 13.
1969 Fred Price, cricket wicket-keep (Engld, v Aust Headingley 1938), dies on January - 13.
1971 On this day in history 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 January - 13 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 On January - 13 charlie Daniels hosts the Volunteer Jam
1979 YMCA files libel suit against Village People's YMCA song on this day in history.
1979 Donny Hathaway, Chicago Ill, rocker (Ghetto), commits suicide at 33 on January - 13.
1980 On this day in history head of narcotic brigade arrested for drug smuggling in Belgium
1980 On this day in history togo's constitution becomes effective
1980 Andre Kostelanetz, Russian conductor, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1981 On January - 13 barbara Sonntag, Colorado, crochets record 147 stitches/minutes for 30 minutes
1981 On January - 13 emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Mary, My Child), dies at 83
1982 Hank Aaron &Frank Robinson elected to Hall of Fame on this day in history.
1982 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 on this day in history.
1982 Marcel Camus, French director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69 on this day in history.