On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 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)