What Happened on January 13, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Air Florida 737 took off in a snowstorm, crashes into 14th St Bridge in Washington, D.C., & falls into Potomac River, killing 78

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Hank Aaron & Frank Robinson elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron

Famous Birthdays

  • Guillermo Coria, Argentine tennis player
  • Ruth Wilson, English actress (The Affair), born in Ashford, England

Famous Deaths

  • Marcel Camus, French film director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69