On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1975

Historical Events

  • Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf Denktash proclaims Turkish-Cypriot Federation

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Collins, English auto racer (ASCAR Racing Series 2003) and stunt driver (former Top Gear 'Stig'), born in Bristol, England
  • Mark Gerald Keddell, New Zealand 200m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Harding Thiman, English composer, dies at 74
  • Henry P Van Dusen, US protestant theologist, dies at 77
1975 Highlights

About February 13, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius