On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1979

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Madwoman of Central Park West" opens at 22 Steps NYC for 86 performances
  • Sioux nation receives $100 million in compensation for Black Hills, South Dakota

Famous Birthdays

  • Nila HÃ¥kedal, Norwegian beach volleyball player

Famous Deaths

  • Darla Hood, American child actress (Little Rascals, The Bat), dies from acute hepatitis at 47