What Happened on May 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st British-produced jet bomber, the Canberra, makes its 1st test flight

Famous Birthdays

  • Franklin Ajaye, American comedian/actor (Jazz Singer, Car Wash), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jane Glover, British conductor
  • Zoe Wanamaker, actress (Raggedy Rawney)