What Happened on August 13, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul & Linda McCartney release "Back Seat of My Car"

Musician, Activist and Photographer Linda McCartney
Musician, Activist and Photographer
Linda McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Camille Thompson, Salmon Arm BC, basketball center (Olympics 1996)
  • Chad Cota, NFL safety (Carolina Panthers)
  • Marcus Ragnarsson, Ostervala SWE, NHL defenseman (SJ Sharks, Sweden)
  • Moritz Bleibtreu, German actor
  • Patrick Carpentier, Quebec race car driver
  • Rolando Molina, Salvadoran-born American actor (Next Friday, Eagle Eye), born in San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Ron Dickerson, WLAF running back (Scottish Claymores, London Monarchs)

Famous Deaths

  • King Curtis [Curtis Ousley], American musician, bandleader and saxophonist (Memphis Soul Stew), murdered at 37