What Happened on July 13th, 1954

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 21st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 11-9 at Municipal Stadium, Cleve
  • Dean Stone gets credit for AL win, although he didn't retire a batter, he threw out Shoendienst trying to steal home, AL-11 NL-9

Famous Birthdays

  • David Thompson, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns, Seattle Supersonics)
  • Louise Mandrell, Corpus Christi Tx, country singer (Mandrell Sisters)
  • Ray "Candles" Bright, Australian cricket slow-left armer (1977-86)
  • Rick Chartraw, American ice hockey player
  • Sezen Aksu, Turkish singer

Famous Deaths

  • Irving Pichel, dies at 63
  • M C Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter/wife of Diego Rivera, dies at 47