On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1969

Historical Events

  • Race riots, later known as the May 13 Incident, take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Famous Birthdays

  • AndrĂ© Schmechta, German musician (X Marks the Pedwalk, Scarecrow), born in Germany
  • Buckethead [Brian Carroll], American underground guitarist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Lyle Mouton, American outfielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
1969 Highlights

About May 13, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus