On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1954

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles 1st game, loses to Tigers in Detroit 3-0

Sports History

Milwaukee Braves' Hank Aaron's 1st game

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Roche, British Labour Party politician
  • Jimmy Destri, American rock keyboardist, and songwriter (Blondie - "Heart of Glass"; "Rapture"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Niels Olsen, Danish singer and songwriter (The Olsen Brothers) won 2000 Eurovision Song Contest, born in Odense, Denmark

Famous Deaths

  • Angus Lewis Macdonald, Canadian politician, dies at 63
1954 Highlights

About April 13, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries