What Happened on October 13, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st World Series night game (Pittsburgh 4-Baltimore 3)
  • WTZH TV channel 24 in Meridian, MS (CBS) suspends broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Bush, American TV host
  • Hitesh Modi, cricketer (Kenyan left-handed batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • Irv Smith, NFL tight end (NO Saints)
  • Jay Williams, defensive end (St Louis Rams)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sacha Baron Cohen, comedian/actor (Ali G, Borat), born in London, England

Comedian/Actor Sacha Baron Cohen
Sacha Baron Cohen
  • Sean O'Donnell, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Stafford Smythe, Canadian NHL executive (b. 1921)