On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Canadian Open Women's Golf, London Hunt CC: Christie Kerr wins by 1 shot from Angela Stanford
  • Cleveland Indians first baseman Travis Hafner ties Don Mattingley's MLB mark of 6 grand slams in a season when he homers off Kansas City's Luke Hudson

Famous Deaths

  • Payao Poontarat, Thai Olympic boxer (b. 1957)
  • Tony Jay, British-American actor, voice artist, and singer (Frollo- The Hunchback of Notre Dame), dies at 73