On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 21st NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Detroit 31, All-Stars 6 (93,470)

Famous Birthdays

  • Lincoln Díaz-Balart, Cuban-American attorney and politician (Rep-R-Florida), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Nico Assumpção, Brazilian bass player, born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann W S Waltershausen, German musicologist/composer, dies at 71