On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • First Russian Orthodox service in over 70 years held in St Basil's Cathedral, in Red Square, Moscow
  • Target Center, a multi-purpose arena in Minneapolis officially opens

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Freudenthal, German-Dutch mathematician and director (OW&OC), dies at 85
  • Lê Ðức Thọ, Vietnamese revolutionary general, politician and negotiator in Paris (1975), dies at 78