On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"All About Eve" directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Bette Davis and Anne Baxter premieres (Academy Awards Best Picture 1951)

Actress Bette Davis
Bette Davis

Famous Birthdays

  • Annegret Richter-Irrang, German sprinter (Olympic gold 1972), born in Dortmund, Germany
  • Ellen Brusse [Elizabeth Wenmakers], Dutch TV hostess, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Haycox, American writer (b. 1899)