On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Vice President Hosni Mubarak elected President of Egypt

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
Egyptian President
Hosni Mubarak

Famous Birthdays

  • Kele Okereke, Nigerian-English musician (Bloc Party), born in Liverpool, England
  • Ryan Ashford, English footballer (Sholing), born in Honiton, Devon, England

Famous Deaths

  • Nils Asther, actor (Son of Lassie, Wild Orchids), dies at 84