Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
1959 On this day in history king Boudouin promises Belgian Congo independence
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 January - 13 "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater NYC after 400 performances
1962 On this day in history ernie Kovacs, comedian, dies in a car crash in West LA, at 42
1963 On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 21-14
1963 On January - 13 leonardus G Kortenhorst, Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 76
1964 On this day in history karol Wojtyla becomes archbishop of Krakow
1964 On January - 13 uSS Manley evacuates 54 American and 36 allied nationals after Zanzibar government is overthrown
1966 On January - 13 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 On January - 13 coup in Togo
1967 Rolling Stones appear on Ed Sullivan Show on January - 13.
1968 "Hallelujah, Baby!" closes at Martin Beck Theater New York City NY after 293 performances on this day in history.
1968 On this day in history beginning of Tet-offensive in Vietnam
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 Beatles release "Yellow Submarine" album on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history fred Price, cricket wicket-keep (Engld, v Aust Headingley 1938), dies
1971 On this day in history bernard "Heinz" Lammerding, Germ SS-gen/contractor (Tulle), dies at 65
1976 Margaret Leighton, Brit actress (Much ado about nothing), dies at 53 on January - 13.
1978 Former U.S. Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey dies in Waverly, Minnesota, at age 66 on January - 13.
1978 Hubert Humphrey, (Sen-D-Minn, VP), dies at 66 in Waverly, Minn on January - 13.
1979 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1980 Head of narcotic brigade arrested for drug smuggling in Belgium on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history togo's constitution becomes effective
1980 On this day in history andre Kostelanetz, Russian conductor, dies at 78
1981 Barbara Sonntag, Colorado, crochets record 147 stitches/minutes for 30 minutes on January - 13.
1981 Emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Mary, My Child), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1982 On January - 13 hank Aaron &Frank Robinson elected to Hall of Fame
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 January - 13.