On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Race riots break out in Newark, 27 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Benassi, Italian disc jockey
  • Dean Barnett, American Conservative blogger
  • Pat Rapp, Jennings LA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • Tony Massenburg, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies)

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelis A Eman, chairman (State of Aruba Peoples Party), dies at 51
  • Tom Simpson, English road cyclist (World Road Race Champion 1965), dies of diuretic combination of alcohol and mixed amphetamines at 29