What Happened on July 13, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • WCBI TV channel 4 in Columbus, MS (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark "The Animal' Mendoza [Glickman], American bassist (Twisted Sister-We're Not Gonna Take It), born in Long Island, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer, dies at 54