On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1985

Historical Events

Sports History

Dwight Gooden, youngest 20 game winner, wins Cy Young award

  • Nevado del Ruiz volcano erupts in Colombia, killing 25,000 in the town of Armero

Famous Birthdays

  • Asdrúbal Cabrera, Venezuelan baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • George Robert Vincent, American sound recording pioneer (b. 1898)
1985 Highlights

About November 13, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio