Historical Events In July - 13
Monday, 18 March 2019
1913 On July - 13 carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928)
1917 On July - 13 vision of Virgin Mary appeared to children of Fatima, Portugal
1919 On this day in history race riots in Longview & Gregg counties Texas
1920 On July - 13 hans Blumenberg, philosopher
1921 On July - 13 charles Scribner Jr, music publisher (Scribner)
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 Draft law passes on July - 13.
1923 On July - 13 sudie Bond, Louisville Ky, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising)
1923 Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80 on July - 13.
1924 On this day in history albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
1924 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
1925 On this day in history french occupation force begins evacuating country
1925 On this day in history hilary Grover Barratt Brown, conservationist
1925 Gerben Postma [Ids], Fries writer (Lytse Fryske Spraekleare), dies on this day in history.
1926 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:20.4) on July - 13.
1926 On July - 13 meyer Kupferman, NYC, composer (In Fimi Tres)
1927 On July - 13 the birth of Simone Veil, French politician
1927 Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor on July - 13.
1927 James E K Aggrey, Ghana/US theologist, dies on this day in history.
1928 Bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed) on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history red Terrill Jr, horse trainer
1930 On this day in history sarnoff reports in NY Times "TV would be a theater in every home"
1930 On July - 13 1st-ever soccer World Cup competition began in Uruguay
1931 Bill Moor, Toledo Oh, actor (Hanky Panky) on July - 13.
1932 Per Norgard, composer on this day in history.
1933 The birth of David Storey, English novelist on this day in history.
1933 David M Storey, British rugby player/playwright (Home) on this day in history.
1934 Babe Ruth hits HR #700 against Detroit on this day in history.
1934 On July - 13 the birth of Wole Soyinka, Nigerian writer
1934 On this day in history babe Ruth hits HR #700 (against Detroit)
1934 Aleksei Stanislavovich Yeliseyev, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5, 8, 10) on July - 13.
1935 On July - 13 richard Strauss resigns as chairman of Reichskulturkammer
1935 Jack F Kemp, (Rep-R-NY)/right-wing/US Secretary of Housing (1989-93) on July - 13.