What Happened on April 13th, 1975

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 39th Masters Golf Tournament: Jack Nicklaus wins, shooting a 276
  • Chad military coup by General Odingar
  • Christian Falange kills 27 Palestinians, begins Lebanese civil war
  • Penguins 5-Isles 4-Quarterfinals-Penguins hold 1-0 lead

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Dyer, English footballer
  • Lou Bega, German-born musician and artist

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Parks, actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 60
  • N'garta Tombalbaye, president Chad, dies