May 13, 1931 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Paul Doumer elected president of France

Birthdays in History

  • Eileen Diss, theatrical designer (August, Secret Places, Betrayal)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jim Jones, American Leader of Peoples Temple cult (Jonestown Massacre), born in Randolph County, Indiana (d. 1978)

Founder of the Peoples Temple cult Jim Jones
Founder of the Peoples Temple cult
Jim Jones
  • Sydney Lipworth, CEO (Monopolies & Mergers Commission)
  • William Utting, chief inspector (British Social Services)