What Happened on September 13, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Edson's Ridge (2nd Japanese assault) at Guadalcanal
  • Cubs shortstop Leonard Merullo makes 4 errors in 1 inning
  • German forces attack Stalingrad

Famous Birthdays

  • Hissène Habré, dictator of Chad (1982-90), born in Faya-Largeau