What Happened on April 13, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Belgian premier Acker proclaims wage & price freeze over
  • Eddie Klepp, a white pitcher signed by defending Negro League champ Cleveland Buckeyes, is barred from field in Birmingham, Alabama

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Green, American soul singer (Let's Stay Together), born in Forest City, Arkansas
  • Roy Loney, rocker (Flaming Groovies)

Famous Deaths

  • William Henry Bell, English composer, dies at 72