Historical Events In July - 13
Sunday, 20 January 2019
1913 Carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928) on July - 13.
1917 On this day in history vision of Virgin Mary appeared to children of Fatima, Portugal
1919 On July - 13 race riots in Longview & Gregg counties Texas
1920 On this day in history hans Blumenberg, philosopher
1921 Charles Scribner Jr, music publisher (Scribner) on this day in history.
1922 The France II, the world's largest sailing vessel, is wrecked off the coast of New Caledonia on July - 13.
1922 Anchor Jorgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82) on July - 13.
1923 Draft law passes on July - 13.
1923 Sudie Bond, Louisville Ky, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising) on this day in history.
1923 On July - 13 asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80
1924 On July - 13 albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
1924 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
1925 On July - 13 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 On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:20.4)
1926 Meyer Kupferman, NYC, composer (In Fimi Tres) on July - 13.
1927 The birth of Simone Veil, French politician on July - 13.
1927 On July - 13 karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor
1927 James E K Aggrey, Ghana/US theologist, dies on this day in history.
1928 On July - 13 bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed)
1929 Red Terrill Jr, horse trainer on July - 13.
1930 Sarnoff reports in NY Times "TV would be a theater in every home" on this day in history.
1930 1st-ever soccer World Cup competition began in Uruguay on July - 13.
1931 On this day in history bill Moor, Toledo Oh, actor (Hanky Panky)
1932 Per Norgard, composer on July - 13.
1933 On July - 13 the birth of David Storey, English novelist
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 this day in history.
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 On July - 13 jack F Kemp, (Rep-R-NY)/right-wing/US Secretary of Housing (1989-93)