What Happened on January 13, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Casablanca

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler declares "Total War"

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Soviet offensive at Don under general Golikov
  • US infantry captures Galloping Horse Ridge, Guadalcanal

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Moll, American actor (Night Court, House, Dungeonmaster, Survivor), born in Pasadena, California
  • William Duckworth, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Swiss artist (b. 1889)