What Happened on July 13, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The Transvaal Attorney General announces that Eugène Terre'Blanche, leader of the far-right Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) and three associates will face terrorism charges, South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Kristof Beyens, Belgian athlete
  • Liu Xiang, Chinese hurdling athlete

Famous Deaths

  • Gabrielle Roy, Canadian author (b. 1909)