What Happened on August 13, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Indians' right fielder Rocky Colavito makes his pitching debut, hurling 3 hitless innings, Detroit 3, Cleveland 2

Famous Birthdays

  • David W Feherty, Bangor N Ireland, PGA golfer (1994 New England-2nd)
  • Domenico Dolce, Italian fashion designer (Dolce & Gabbana), born in Polizzi Generosa, Italy
  • Feargal Sharkey, Irish rocker (The Undertones), born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Randall Shughart, American Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Witte, acrobat and, purportedly, King of Albania (b. 1868)