On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Heerjansdam soccer team forms
  • Orokoe peninsula Okinawa captured, with 6,000 dead

Famous Birthdays

  • Ronald J Grabe, American Col USAF/astronaut (STS 51-J, 30, 42, 57), born in NYC, New York
  • Whitley Strieber, American author (The Wolfen, The Hunger), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Weddings

  • "Three Smart Girls" actress Deanna Durbin (23) weds film writer, producer and actor Felix Jackson at The Little Church Of The West in Las Vegas