October 13, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Aeroflot Il-62 crashes in large pond outside Moscow, 176 die
  • Uruguay to Chile plane crashes in Andes Mountains, (passengers eat crash victims to survive, 16 of 45 rescued 2 months later)

Birthdays in History

  • Jaime Bernardo, prince of Netherlands
  • Margarita Maria Beatriz, princess of Netherlands