What Happened on October 13, 1971

Historical Events

  • First ever Baseball World Series night game; Pittsburgh Pirates edge Baltimore Orioles, 4-3 in Game 4 at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh
  • WTZH TV channel 24 in Meridian, MS (CBS) suspends broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Bush, American radio and TV host, born in Manhattan, New York
  • Irv Smith, American NFL tight end (New Orleans Saints), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Jay Williams, American defensive end (St Louis Rams), born in Washington, D. C.

Sacha Baron Cohen (51 years old)

British comedian and actor (Ali G, Borat), born in London, England

Born in 1971

Famous Deaths

  • Stafford Smythe, Canadian NHL executive (President Toronto Maple Leafs 1961–69, 1970-71), dies from an acute stomach ulcer at 50

About October 13, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra

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