What Happened on December 13, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Arlo Guthrie releases "Alice's Restaurant"
  • Billy Martin fired as Twins' manager

Famous Birthdays

  • Murat Nasyrov, Russian singer (d. 2007)
  • Norm Krumpschmd, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • Sergei Fedorov, Pskov Russia, NHL forward (Detroit, Oly-S-1998)
  • Tony Curran, Scottish actor (Gladiator, Underworld: Evolution), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond A Spruance, US admiral (battle of Midway), dies at 83
  • Spencer Williams, Jr., American actor (b. 1893)