What Happened on May 13, 1941

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Martin Bormann is named head of Nazi Chancellery in Germany
  • Trial against resistance fighter comte d'Estienne d'Orves begins
  • Willy Lewis' US jazz band performs in Switzerland

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Brown, singer/guitarist
  • Ritchie Valens, singer (Donna, La Bamba)
  • Senta Berger, actress (Cast a Giant Shadow), born in Vienna, Austria