On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1979

Historical Events

  • "Utter Glory... Morrissey Hall" opens & closes at Mark Hellinger NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and family sentenced to death in Tehran

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Madden, American musician (Maroon 5)
  • Prince Carl Philip of Sweden
1979 Highlights

About May 13, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus