On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 69th Preakness: Conn McCreary aboard Pensive wins in 1:59.2

Famous Birthdays

  • Armistead Maupin, American author
  • Betsy Finley Ashton, broadcast journalist/author/lecturer
  • Carolyn Franklin, American singer-songwriter (Angel), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1988)
  • Clive Radley, cricketer (England batsman in 8 Tests 1978)
  • Crispin Agnew of Lochnaw, British explorer/genealogist