August 13, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Palace of Auburn Hills in Detroit opens
  • Ronald J Dossenbach sets world record for pedaling across Canada from Vancouver, BC to Halifax, NS in 13 days, 15 hr, 4 min

Deaths in History

  • Otto E Passman, (Rep-D-La, 1947-77), dies at 88