On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Connell, wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • Brian Geraghty, American actor
  • Lisa Jacob, 800m freestyle relay (Olympics 1996)
  • Tim McMahon, American hardcore singer (Mouthpiece, Hands Tied, Triple Threat)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestDenny Shute

Denny Shute, American golfer (British Open 1933, PGA C'ship 1936-37), dies at 69

Golfer Denny Shute
Denny Shute
  • Jaime Torres Bodet, Mexican politician, 2nd Director-General of the UNESCO (1948-52), dies at 72