On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


MurderMurder of Interest

Former NFL running back, broadcaster and actor O.J. Simpson (charged with murder) gives hair samples for testing

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • Jeff Gillooly sentenced to 2 years for attack on Nancy Kerrigan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ridge Canipe, American actor (Walk the Line, A Single Man, Music Within), born in Laguna Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Payton, American pizza magnate (The Chicago Pizza Pie Factory), dies at 50
  • Eddie Boyd, blues vocal/pianist, dies at 79
  • Jimmie Reese, American baseball infielder and coach (LA Angels Hall of Fame), dies of aspiration pneumonia and respiratory failure at 92