On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 31st Berlin International Film Festival: "Hurry, Hurry!" wins the Golden Bear
  • A series of sewer explosions destroys more than two miles of streets in Louisville, Kentucky.
  • Longest sentence published by "The New York Times" - 1286 words

Famous Birthdays

  • Liam Miller, Irish footballer, born in Cork, Republic of Ireland
  • Luisão [Ânderson Luís da Silva], Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Luke Ridnour, US basketball player, born in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho