What Happened on November 13, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Brazilian McLaren driver Ayrton Senna finishes 2nd in the season ending Australian Grand Prix in Adelaide to win his first World Formula 1 Drivers Championship; wins title by 3 points from Alain Prost

Famous Deaths

  • Antal Dorati, Hungarian-American conductor (Dresden Opera 1928-29), dies at 82
  • Jaromír Vejvoda, Czech composer (Beer Barrel Polka), dies at 86