What Happened on May 13, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Western Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduardo Palomo, Mexican actor (d. 2003)
  • Kathleen Jamie, Scottish poet
  • Paul McDermott, Australian comedian
  • Sean McDonough, American sports newscaster

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Jenks, actor (Colonel Flack), dies of cancer at 60
  • Franz Jozef Kline, US expressionist painter, dies at 51
  • H Trendley Dean, doctor (introduced fluoridation into water)