What Happened on May 13, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 47th British Academy Television Awards: "Da Ali G Show" Best Comedy, "Clocking Off" Best Drama
  • Silvio Berlusconi's right-wing "House of Freedoms" coalition wins the Italian general election

Famous Deaths

  • Jason Miller, American playwright (b. 1939)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

R.K. Narayan, Indian novelist (Malguidi Days), dies at 94

Novelist R.K. Narayan
R.K. Narayan