Historical Events In October - 13
Friday, 07 August 2020
1963 On this day in history "Beatlemania" is coined after Beatles appear at Palladium
1963 Henry Daniell, English actor (Woman in Green, Body Snatchers), dies on October - 13.
1964 On October - 13 the world's first Russian three man spacecraft returns safely to Earth
1964 On this day in history voskhod 1 crew returns
1964 On October - 13 at Plesman airport, Curacao, 125.5 mm rainfalls (record)
1965 On October - 13 paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948), dies at 66
1966 173 US airplanes bomb North-Vietnam on October - 13.
1966 Clifton Webb, actor (Laura, Razor's Edge), dies of heart attack at 72 on this day in history.
1967 CBS radio cancels "House Party" on October - 13.
1968 On this day in history tinker Creek Gorge of Cleveland Metroparks is dedicated
1968 Bea Benaderet, actress (Petticoat Junction), dies of lung cancer at 62 on October - 13.
1969 Soyuz 8 is launched on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history 1st time 7 people in space
1970 Angela Davis arrested in NYC on October - 13.
1970 Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1971 On this day in history 1st World Series night game (Pittsburgh 4-Baltimore 3)
1972 On this day in history aeroflot Il-62 crashes in large pond outside Moscow, 176 die
1972 On this day in history uruguay to Chile plane crashes in Andes Mountain, (12/23 rescue)
1972 On this day in history "Hurry, Harry" closes at Ritz Theater NYC after 2 performances
1974 On October - 13 ed Sullivan, TV host (Ed Sullivan Show, Toast of the Town), dies at 73
1978 James Earl Ray, assassin of Martin Luther King weds Anna Sandhu on October - 13.
1978 Tiros N, US's First 3rd generation weather satellite, is launched on October - 13.
1979 On October - 13 clarence Muse, actor (Sam-Casablanca), dies at 90
1981 On this day in history vice President Hosni Mubarak elected president of Egypt
1981 On this day in history nils Asther, actor (Son of Lassie, Wild Orchids), dies at 84
1982 On October - 13 iOC restores 2 gold medals from 1912 Olympics to Jim Thorpe
1985 On this day in history jack Wilson, cricketer (Test for Australia, 0-39 & 1-25, DNB), dies
1987 Costa Rican Pres Oscar Arias wins Nobel Peace Prize on October - 13.
1987 On October - 13 first military use of trained dolphins (US Navy in Persian Gulf)
1987 On October - 13 shares on the 'Wall Street' stock exchange plunge to record lows
1987 Walter H Brattain, US physicist (transistors, Nobel 1956), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1988 On October - 13 concert at Masada ends Israel's 40th-anniversary fest
1988 Mike Venezia, jockey, dies in 5th-race fall at Belmont Race Track, NY on this day in history.
1989 On October - 13 dow Jones down 190.58 points