On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1961

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJulia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, American comedienne and actress (Elaine Benes-Seinfeld, SNL, Veep), born in NYC, New York

Seinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Seinfeld Comedienne
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  • Kelly Hrudey, Canadian NHL goalie, 1983-98 (NY Islanders; LA Kings), and broadcaster, born Edmonton, Alberta
  • Kent Hull, NFL center (Buffalo Bills)
  • Suggs [Graham McPherson], English singer-songwriter (Madness), born in Hastings, England

Famous Deaths

  • Blanche Ring, American singer ("In The Good Old Summer Time"), and stage and screen actress, dies at 89
1961 Highlights

About January 13, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn