On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Gretchen Corbett, American actress (Beth-Rockford Files), born in Portland, Oregon
  • John Stocker, Canadian voice actor (The Dream Team), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Margareta Winberg, Swedish politician (Minister of Gender Equality), born in Sjuntorp, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Tobias Norlind, Swedish musicologist, dies at 68