What Happened on October 13, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • A man dies in a premature bomb explosion in Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • Angela Davis arrested in NYC
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Grossman, Grove City Ohio, tennis star (1994 LA finalist)
  • Eric Gant, WLAF running back (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Mel Jackson, American actor and R&B musician
  • Paul Potts, British Opera singer and winner of Britain's Got Talent
  • Serena Altschul, American reporter
  • Steve Matthews, NFL/WLAF quarterback (KC Chiefs, Scottish Claymores)

Famous Deaths

  • Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano, dies at 90