Historical Events In October - 13
Friday, 27 November 2020
1930 New German Reichstag opens with 107 NSDAP'ers in uniform on this day in history.
1930 On October - 13 peter J Clase, S African minister of Education/Culture (1985- )
1931 Musical "Everybody's Welcome" with T/J Dorsey premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history ed Matthews, Hall of Famer/Milwaukee Brave/HR hitter (512)
1933 JDJ Boularan's "Tovarich," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1936 Explosion caused by leaking gas rips out section 12 of Cleve Stadium on this day in history.
1937 A recorded trace of snow in Central Park NYC on October - 13.
1941 Nazi's kill 11,000 Jewish children/old people on this day in history.
1941 On this day in history gJ Berenschot, general/supreme commander Dutch East Indies army, dies
1942 The birth of Paul Simon, singer (Simon and Garfunkel) on October - 13.
1943 Italy declares war on former ally Germany on October - 13.
1943 On this day in history of 600 prisoners in Sobibor's Camp #1 who revolt and try to escape, most eventually are caught and killed.
1943 On October - 13 italy declares war on former Axis partner Germany
1944 US First army begins battle of Aachen on this day in history.
1944 Riga Latvia freed on this day in history.
1947 "Kukla, Fran & Ollie" premieres on this day in history.
1947 Sydney Webb, England, writer/husband of Beatrice Potter, dies on this day in history.
1948 On October - 13 samuel S Hinds, actor (Raven, Test Pilot), dies at 73
1949 "Touch & Go" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 176 performances on this day in history.
1951 W G (Billy) Quaife, cricketer (7 Tests for England, 228 runs), dies on October - 13.
1953 Burglar alarm-ultrasonic or radio waves-patented-Samuel Bagno on this day in history.
1953 Millard Mitchell, actor (12 O'Clock High, Gunfighter), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1954 RP Smith/M Shulman's "Tender Trap," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1955 1st edition of L'express publishes in Paris on October - 13.
1956 On October - 13 wAGM TV channel 8 in Presque Isle, ME (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins
1957 German Dem Rep recalls the East Mark and issues new currency on October - 13.
1957 On this day in history german Dem Rep recalls East Mark & issues new currency
1958 On October - 13 burial of Eugenio Pacelli, Pope Pius XII on the 41st anniversary of the "Miracle of the Sun".
1958 On this day in history alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer, dies at 59
1959 On October - 13 k Rudolf Mengelberg, Dutch composer (Concert Amsterdam), dies at 67
1960 On October - 13 3rd presidential debate with Nixon in Hollywood and Kennedy in NY
1960 On this day in history 3rd presidential debate with Nixon in Hollywood & Kennedy in NY
1962 On this day in history "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway, with Uta Hagen
1963 "Beatlemania" is coined after the Beatles appear at the Palladium on October - 13.