What Happened on February 13, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Recording

Frank Sinatra launches Reprise label under Warner Bros Records

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • Soviet Union fires a rocket from Sputnik V to Venus

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Rollins [Henry Lawrence Garfield], US musician and actor (Big Ugly Mouth, Talking From the Box), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Kyi Hla Han, Burmese golfer, born in Yangon, Burma
  • Les Warner, British musician and producer (The Cult-Fire Woman), born in Fulham, United Kingdom