January 13, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Barbara Sonntag, Colo, crochets record 147 stitches/min for 1/2 hour
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to May Swenson & Howard Nemerov

Deaths in History

  • Emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Mary, My Child), dies at 83