On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 173 US aircraft bomb North Vietnam
  • Vice Admiral Rufus L Taylor, USN, becomes deputy director of CIA

Famous Deaths

  • Clifton Webb [Webb Parmelee Hollenbeck], American actor (Razor's Edge, Laura), dies of a heart attack at 76
  • Father Marriott, cricketer (one Test for England, 11 wickets), dies