Today in History - History - April 13th

All Categories | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Historical Events for April 13th

1902J C Penney opens his 1st store in Kemmerer, Wyo

1963Pete Rose triples for his 1st major league base hit

198044th Golf Masters Championship: Seve Ballesteros wins, shooting a 275

1926At 41, Walter Johnson pitches his 7th opening day shutout

1869Steam power brake patented (George Westinghouse)

199761st Golf Masters Championship: Tiger Woods at 21 (270 18 under par)

1993Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia" premieres in London

1954Robert Oppenheimer accused of being a communist

1742George Frideric Handel's oratorio "Messiah" performed for the 1st time at New Music Hall in Dublin

1943FDR dedicates Jefferson Memorial

April 13th Historical Events
Date Event
Notable Birthdays on April 13th

1976Jonathan Brandis, Danbury Ct, actor (Lucas Wolenczak-seaQuest DSV)

1906Samuel Beckett, French playwright (Waiting for Godot, Nobel 1969)

1939Seamus Heaney, poet, (d. 2013)

1866Butch Cassidy [Robert LeRoy Parker], American desperado (Wild Bunch Passage)

1743Thomas Jefferson, Virginia, (D-R) 3rd President of the United States (1801-09) (d. 1826)

1570Guy Fawkes, English Catholic conspirator (d. 1606)

April 13th Birthdays
Date Event
April 13th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Deaths on April 13th

1941Annie Jump Cannon, US astronomer (Henry Draper catalogues), dies at 77

2006Muriel Spark, Scottish author, dies at 88

April 13th Deaths
Date Event
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now


Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31