Historical Events In September - 13
Monday, 30 November 2020
1948 On this day in history margaret Chase Smith (R-Me) elected senator, first woman to serve in both houses of Congress
1948 Margaret Chase Smith (R-Me) elected senator, 1st woman to serve in both houses of Congress on this day in history.
1948 Paul Wegener, German actor/director (Golem, Svengali), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1949 The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) is established in New York City on September - 13.
1949 Ladies Pro Golf Association of America formed in NYC on September - 13.
1950 On September - 13 sara Allgood actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
1950 On September - 13 sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
1951 On September - 13 st Louis Cards beat NY Giants 6-4 (rescheduled from 9/12) then at night lose to Boston Braves 2-0
1952 On this day in history adolfo Ruiz Cortinez elected president of Mexico
1953 On September - 13 nikita Khrushchev appointed 1st secretary-general of USSR
1953 Lewis Stone, actor (Just This Once, Key to the City), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1954 Reds Ted Kluszewski scores a run in record 17 consecutive games on September - 13.
1956 Dike around Dutch polder Eastern Flevoland closes on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history braves Warren Spahn is 1st lefty to win 20 or more games 9 times
1959 On September - 13 uSSR's Luna 2 becomes first probe to contact another celestial body
1959 On this day in history 73rd US Womens Tennis: Maria Fraser beats Christine Truman (61 64)
1959 Gilbert Adrian, costume designer, dies of heart attack at 56 on September - 13.
1960 Payola where radio stations would play selected songs in exchange for gifts and/or cash is banned by the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on September - 13.
1960 On September - 13 leo Weiner, Hungarian composer (Toldi), dies at 75
1961 "Car 54 Where are You?" premiers on TV on September - 13.
1961 On this day in history unmanned Mercury-Atlas 4 launched into Earth orbit
1963 "The Outer Limits" premiers on September - 13.
1963 Yanks clinch their 28th pennant on September - 13.
1965 On September - 13 beatles release "Yesterday"
1965 On September - 13 today Show's first totally color broadcast
1965 On September - 13 willie Mays hits his 500th HR
1967 On September - 13 russell L Rogers, USAF/astronaut (X-20), dies in explosion at 38
1969 The Plastic Ono Band, featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono, perform in concert for the first time on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history charles Foulkes, Canada gen/honorary citizen of Wageningen, dies at 66
1970 On September - 13 iBM announces System 370 computer
1971 9 hostages & 28 prisoners die in take over at Attica State Prison on September - 13.
1971 On September - 13 frank Robinson hits his 500th HR
1971 Police storm the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York, ending a four-day siege that killed 43 people on September - 13.
1971 On this day in history the World Hockey Association is founded.