On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Christian Turks occupy St Jansbasiliek
  • Longest doubles ping-pong match ends after 101 hours
  • Yusuf Lule becomes premier of Uganda

Famous Birthdays

  • Baron Davis, American basketball player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Meghann Shaughnessy, American tennis player, born in Richmond, Virginia