On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ivar Ballangrud of Norway narrowly misses winning all 4 speed skating events at the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Olympics; finishes 2nd in 1,500m just 1.0s behind team mate Charles Mathiesen

Famous Birthdays

  • John Harris, British(?) cricket player
  • Leamon King, Tulare California, 4X100m relayer (Olympic gold 1956)