On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Badlands" directed by Terrence Malick and starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek premieres at the New York Film Festival

  • Jordan enters Yom Kippur war

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Teri Garr appears on "The Bob Newhart Show" in "Emily in for Carol"

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Dawkins, American football safety (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Matt Hughes, American mixed martial artist, born in Hillsboro, Illinois
  • Nanako Matsushima, Japanese actress (Ring), born in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Peter Dumbreck, Scottish race car driver, born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
  • Roger Lima [Manganelli], Brazilian ska singer and bassist (Less Than Jake), born in Porto Alegre