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Historical Events Happened In January - 13

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1983  On this day in history arthur Space, actor (Doc Weaver-Lassie), dies of cancer at 74  

1985  99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course on January - 13.  

1985  On January - 13 express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428  

1985  On January - 13 carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42  

1986  Bloody coup overthrows government of South Yemen on this day in history.  

1986  NCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams on January - 13.  

1987  On this day in history 7 top New York Mafia bosses sentenced to 100 years in prison each  

1987  On this day in history w German police arrest Mohammed Ali Hamadi, suspect in 1985 hijacking  

1987  E van Ruller, Dutch journalist/co-founder (Trouw, Loyal), dies on January - 13.  

1988  On January - 13 chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69  

1989  "Friday the 13th" virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain on this day in history.  

1989  On this day in history ruins of Mashkan-shapir (occupied 2050-1720 BC) found in Iraq  

1989  On January - 13 soap opera "Ryan's Hope" final episode after 13 year run  

1989  On this day in history subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence  

1989  Joe Spinell, actor (Maniac, Star Crash, Strike Force), dies at 51 on January - 13.  

1990  L. Douglas Wilder, the nation's first elected Afro-American govenor, is sworn in in Richmond, Virginia on January - 13.  

1991  On January - 13 42 killed in exhibition soccer match in Johannesburg South Africa  

1991  President Mario Soares of Portugal re-elected on January - 13.  

1991  On this day in history soccer stadium riot in Orkney South Africa, at least 40 die  

1991  UN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar meets with Saddam Hussein in Baghdad on this day in history.  

1992  Japan formally apologizes for forcing thousands of Korean women to serve as sex slaves for Japanese troops during WWII on this day in history.  

1992  US serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane on January - 13.  

1992  On January - 13 josef Neckermann, German founder mail-order firm/travel bureau, dies  

1993  On January - 13 sTS-54 (Endeavour) launches into orbit  

1993  On this day in history rene Pleven, PM of France (1950-51, 51-52), dies  

1994  Italian government of Ciampi resigns on this day in history.  

1994  Tonya Harding's bodyguard, Shawn Eric Eckardt &Derrick Brian Smith arrested &charged with conspiracy in attack of skater Nancy Kerrigan on January - 13.  

1994  On January - 13 frederick William Sternfield, musicologist, dies at 79  

1995  On this day in history america3 becomes first all-female crew to win an America's Cup race  

1995  On this day in history lamberto Dini becomes prime minister of Italy.  

1995  On January - 13 philippine authorities unearth a plot by militant Muslims to assassinate Pope John Paul II during his visit.  

1995  On this day in history the National Hockey League teams unanimously ratify agreement to end the players strike  

1995  Arnold Smith, painter (Vigelius Prize 1935), dies at 89 on this day in history.  

1998  On January - 13 cBS pays $4 billion to televise AFC games for 8-years  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 13

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  King Henry II of Castile (d. 1379) was born on January - 13.  

1381  On January - 13 birth of st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)  

1406  Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) was born on this day in history.  

1505  On this day in history birth of joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)  

1562  On January - 13 birth of mark Alexander Boyd, Scottish poet (d. 1601)  

1596  Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter was born on January - 13.  

1610  Maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665) was born on January - 13.  

1616  Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic was born on January - 13.  

Famous Deaths In January - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0086  Death of Gaius Marius, Roman general and politician (b. 157 BC) on January - 13.  

0533  Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.  

0858  On January - 13 aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies  

0888  On this day in history charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies  

1049  On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle  

1138  On January - 13 death of simon I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1076)  

1151  On January - 13 death of abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081)  

1177  Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.  


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