What Happened on April 13, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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36th Academy Awards: "Tom Jones", Best Film, Patricia Neal and Sidney Poitier win Best Actor/Actress, Poitier first black actor to win

  • Ian Smith becomes Prime Minister of Rhodesia
  • New Zealander Colin Bosher shears a record 565 sheep in 1 work day

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill D'Angelo, heavy metal rocker
  • Caroline Rhea, Canadian actress
  • Davis Milton Love III, PGA golfer (1987 MCI Heritage), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Doug Strange, infielder (Seattle Mariners), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • Jose Rijo, pitcher (NY Yankees, Cincinnati Reds)
  • Page Hannah, American actress (Kate Riley-Fame), born in Chicago, Illinois