Historical Events In March - 13
Friday, 14 August 2020
1918 On this day in history faye Glenn Abdellan, US government official (health services)
1918 Karel Stecker, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1920 Wolfgang Kapp's coup attempt in Berlin fails on this day in history.
1920 On March - 13 frans van der Elst, Flemish attorney/MP (Volksunie)
1921 On this day in history mongolia (formerly Outer Mongolia) declares independence from China
1921 Allan Jaffee, comic strip cartoonist/illustrator (MAD Magazine) on this day in history.
1922 George Bernard Shaws "Back to Methusaleh V," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1922 On March - 13 brun Smith, cricketer (NZ right-handed batsman of late 1940's)
1923 On this day in history lee de Forest demonstrates his sound-on-film moving pictures (New York NY)
1923 On this day in history lee de Forest demonstrates his sound-on-film moving pictures (NYC)
1924 On March - 13 german Republic day
1925 On this day in history tennessee makes it unlawful to teach evolution
1925 On March - 13 nHL Championship: Montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Arenas in 2 games
1925 On this day in history anthony Milner, composer
1927 The British army ceases using the lance as an official weapon on March - 13.
1928 On this day in history 450 die in St Franciso Valley Dam burst (California)
1928 On March - 13 eileen Vollick 1899-1972 gets pilot's licence; first Canadian woman to be a licensed pilot
1928 On March - 13 rudolph Friml's musical "Three Musketeers," premieres in NYC
1929 On March - 13 bradman scores 123 Aust v England at MCG, his 2nd Test Cricket ton
1930 Clyde Tombaugh announces discovery of Pluto at Lowell Observatory on March - 13.
1930 Discovery of the planet Pluto by Clyde W Tombaugh made his discovery on February 18 and announced it on March 13 on this day in history.
1930 Pluto discovered on this day in history.
1930 Mary E W Freeman, US writer (Pembroke), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1933 On March - 13 josef Göbbels becomes German minister of Information & Propaganda
1933 On this day in history banks reopen
1934 Fritz Cortolezis, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1935 On March - 13 driving tests introduced in Great Britain
1938 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich on March - 13.
1938 Nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province on this day in history.
1938 On March - 13 anschluĂˇ-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany
1938 Clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80 on this day in history.
1939 On March - 13 the birth of Neil Sedaka, Popular singer/songwriter
1939 The birth of Terence Brady, Playwright and novelist on March - 13.
1940 Finland-Russian cease fire signed, Finland gives up Karelische on this day in history.