What Happened on February 13, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Formation of Guardian Angels crime fighters in New York City
  • Washington State's Hood Canal Bridge breaks up in windstorm

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Nagle, Miss North Dakota Teen USA (1997)
  • Mena Suvari, American actress
  • Rafael Márquez, Mexican footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Renoir, actor/director (Rules of the Game), dies at 84