Historical Events In July - 13
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1936 On this day in history 112ø F (44ø C), Mio, Michigan (state record)
1936 114ø F (46ø C), Wisconsin Dells, Wisc. (state record) on this day in history.
1936 On July - 13 112°F (44°C), Mio, Michigan (state record)
1936 Izydor Lotto, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.
1937 On July - 13 charles Coody, Stamford TX, PGA golfer (1971 Masters)
1938 Kroller-Muller museum opens in Holland on this day in history.
1939 Appointment of RADM Richard Byrd as commanding officer of 1939-1941 Antarctic Expedition on July - 13.
1939 On July - 13 frank Sinatra made his recording debut
1940 Patrick Stewart, England, actor (Picard-Star Trek Next Generation) on this day in history.
1941 On July - 13 24th PGA Championship: Vic Ghezzi at Cherry Hills CC Denver
1941 On July - 13 graeme Corling, Australian cricket fast bowler (1964 England tour)
1942 On this day in history the birth of Harrison Ford, American actor
1942 On this day in history 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis
1942 Giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man) on July - 13.
1943 On July - 13 during Battle of Kolombangara in Solomon Islands, U.S. lost USS Gwin. (DD-433) while Japanese lost light cruiser Jintsu.
1943 The birth of The Battle of Kursk, largest tank battle in history, ends on July - 13.
1943 11th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 5-3 at Shibe Park, Philadelphia on July - 13.
1943 On this day in history kurt Huber, German philosopher/resistance fighter, dies at 50
1944 Vilnius, Lithuania, liberated on July - 13.
1945 On this day in history 1st atom bomb explodes in New Mexico
1946 On this day in history "Tidbits of 1946" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 8 performances
1946 On July - 13 alfred Stieglitz, US photographer/art dealer (Camera Work), dies at 82
1947 Warwick Armstrong, cricketer (50 Tests 1901-21, 2863 runs), dies on July - 13.
1948 15th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 5-2 at Sportsman's Park, St Louis on this day in history.
1949 Pope Pius XII excommunicates communist catholics on July - 13.
1950 On this day in history doctors remove 7 bone fragments from Ted Williams elbow
1951 Arnold Schoenberg, Austria/US composer (VerklÃ¤rte Nacht), dies at 76 on July - 13.
1953 J A Bruwer discovers asteroids #1658 Innes & #3284 on July - 13.
1954 21st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 11-9 at Municipal Stadium, Cleve on this day in history.
1954 On July - 13 irving Pichel, dies at 63
1955 On July - 13 ruth Ellis hung
1955 On July - 13 beulah Ecton Woodard, US sculptor, dies at 59
1956 On July - 13 wCBI TV channel 4 in Columbus, MS (CBS) begins broadcasting
1956 On July - 13 vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer, dies at 54