On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Miro Cardon, premier of Cuba, resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Gaston Gingras, Canadian ice hockey defenceman
  • Gord Hampson, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Vancouver, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • William Axt, American film scores composer (The Prisoner of Zenda), dies at 70