Historical Events on October 13, 1970

About Oct 13, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 5 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2 future Basketball Hall of Famers debut; guard Calvin Murphy for San Diego Rockets in 111-96 loss in Chicago; forward Dave Cowens for Boston Celtics in 114-107 loss in New York

NBA Center and Head Coach Dave Cowens
NBA Center and Head Coach
Dave Cowens
  • A man dies in a premature bomb explosion in Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • Angela Davis arrested in NYC
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR