What Happened on July 13, 1960

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 29th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 6-0 at Yankee Stadium, New York
  • KDBQ-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KYA

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

US Democratic convention nominates JFK as presidential candidate

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Hislop, British writer, satirist and editor of Private Eye, born in Swansea, Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Blaman, Dutch writer (Life & Death), dies at 55
  • Joy Gresham, American writer (b. 1915)