On This Day

Events in Film & TV on May 13

  • 1959 Kraft Music Hall with Milton Berle last airs on NBC-TV
  • 1960 WOLE TV channel 12 in Aguadillo, PR
  • 1970 Beatles movie "Let it Be" premieres
  • 1982 Terri Lea Utley, 20 (Arkansas) crowned 31st Miss USA
  • 1985 Laura Elena Martinez-Herring, 21, (Texas), crowned 34th Miss USA
  • 1993 CBS' soap opera "Knots Landing" ends 14 year-run with 334th show in Netherlands and US
  • 1995 Chelsi Smith, 21, of USA, crowned 44th Miss Universe Shanna Lynn Moakler, (19-NY), replaces Chelsi Smith as Miss USA
  • 2001 47th British Academy Television Awards: "Da Ali G Show" Best Comedy, "Clocking Off" Best Drama
  • 2004 The final episode of "Frasier" on NBC is watched by 33 million people
  • 2019 Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty for her part in the US college admissions scandal