Historical Events In July - 13
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
1913 On July - 13 carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928)
1917 Vision of Virgin Mary appeared to children of Fatima, Portugal on July - 13.
1919 On July - 13 race riots in Longview & Gregg counties Texas
1920 Hans Blumenberg, philosopher on this day in history.
1921 Charles Scribner Jr, music publisher (Scribner) on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history the France II, the world's largest sailing vessel, is wrecked off the coast of New Caledonia.
1922 Anchor Jorgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82) on July - 13.
1923 On this day in history draft law passes
1923 Sudie Bond, Louisville Ky, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising) on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80
1924 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6) on this day in history.
1924 George Handy, horse trainer on July - 13.
1925 On this day in history french occupation force begins evacuating country
1925 Hilary Grover Barratt Brown, conservationist on July - 13.
1925 On July - 13 gerben Postma [Ids], Fries writer (Lytse Fryske Spraekleare), dies
1926 On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:20.4)
1926 On July - 13 meyer Kupferman, NYC, composer (In Fimi Tres)
1927 On July - 13 the birth of Simone Veil, French politician
1927 On this day in history karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor
1927 On this day in history james E K Aggrey, Ghana/US theologist, dies
1928 On July - 13 bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed)
1929 On this day in history red Terrill Jr, horse trainer
1930 Sarnoff reports in NY Times "TV would be a theater in every home" on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history 1st-ever soccer World Cup competition began in Uruguay
1931 On July - 13 bill Moor, Toledo Oh, actor (Hanky Panky)
1932 Per Norgard, composer on July - 13.
1933 The birth of David Storey, English novelist on July - 13.
1933 David M Storey, British rugby player/playwright (Home) on July - 13.
1934 On this day in history babe Ruth hits HR #700 against Detroit
1934 On July - 13 the birth of Wole Soyinka, Nigerian writer
1934 Babe Ruth hits HR #700 (against Detroit) on July - 13.
1934 Aleksei Stanislavovich Yeliseyev, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5, 8, 10) on this day in history.
1935 On July - 13 richard Strauss resigns as chairman of Reichskulturkammer
1935 On July - 13 jack F Kemp, (Rep-R-NY)/right-wing/US Secretary of Housing (1989-93)