On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Along 5th Avenue" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 180 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Tartikoff, TV exec (NBC)
  • Rakesh Sharma, Indian cosmonaut (Soyuz T-11), first Indian in space, born in Patiala, India