On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Julia Flikke of the Nurse Corps, becomes 1st woman colonel in US army

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Cutler, American software engineer, born in Lansing, Michigan
  • Geoffrey Hayes, British TV presenter and actor (Rainbow, Z-Cars), born in Stockport, England (d. 2018)
  • William "Bill" Curbishley, British music and film producer and band manager (The Who, Judas Priest, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant), born in London, England