What Happened on September 13, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Buckingham Palace damaged by German bombs
  • Italian troops under Marshal Graziani attack Egypt

Famous Birthdays

  • Gene Page, arranger and composer (Righteous Brothers, Marvin Gaye), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1998)
  • Joyce Schouten, Dutch singer (Fouryo's)
  • ├ôscar Arias, Costa Rican politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize