On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Rodgers & Hart" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 108 performances
  • Hail stones as large as tennis balls hit Wernerville, Tennessee

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Crawford, NBA forward (Atlanta Hawks)

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Wills [James Robert Wills], American musician ('King of Western Swing', Steel Guitar Rag), dies from bronchial pneumonia at 69