What Happened on March 13, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Bir BSD Mahendra succeeds Tribhubana as king of Nepal
  • Patty Berg wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Conti, Italian footballer
  • Glenne Headly, New London CT, actress (Dick Tracy, Making Mr Right)
  • Olga Rukavishnikova, USSR, pentathlete (Olympic-silver-1980)
  • Patricia J Engfer, general manager (Hyatt Regency-Orlando)

Famous Deaths

  • Maharajadhiraja Tribhuvana Bir Bikram Yung Bahadur Shum Shere, dies
  • Yung Deva, king of Nepal (191.-55), dies at about 48