May 13, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Farmer killed by hail in Lubbock, Texas; only known fatality due to hail

Birthdays in History

  • Mike Gravel, (Sen-R-Alaska)
  • Vernon Shaw, former president of Dominica

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Fridtjof Nansen, Arctic explorer and diplomat (Nobel Peace Prize 1922), dies at 68

Arctic Explorer and Diplomat Fridtjof Nansen
Arctic Explorer and Diplomat
Fridtjof Nansen
  • Helena Lange, German feminist, dies