What Happened on May 13, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • French settlers riot against French army in Algeria
  • Jordan & Iraq form Arab Federation
  • Pierre Pflimlin forms French government

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Stan Musial is 8th to get 3,000 hits

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

/flags/venezuelaNixon Attacked in Venezuela

The motorcade carrying US Vice President Richard Nixon is attacked in Caracas, Venezeula; several of Nixon's staff are injured
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  • The trade mark Velcro is registered

Famous Birthdays

  • Frances Barber, Wolverhampton England, actress (Castaway)