On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Gabriella Brum, 18, of West Germany crowned 30th Miss World; she resigns the next day because she wants to marry her 52 year old boyfriend
  • US spacecraft Voyager 1 sends back 1st close-up pictures of Saturn

Famous Birthdays

  • Fran├žois-Louis Tremblay, Canadian short track speed skater
  • Monique Coleman, American actress (High School Musical), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina