On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Burglar alarm-ultrasonic or radio waves patented by Samuel Bagno

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Schuette, American lawyer and politician (53rd Attorney General of Michigan), born in Midland, Michigan
  • Pat Day, American jockey, born in Brush, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • Millard Mitchell, Cuban actor (12 O'Clock High, Gunfighter), dies from lung cancer at 50