On This Day

October 13, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Explosion caused by leaking gas rips out section 12 of Cleve Stadium

Birthdays in History

  • Elizabeth Furse, American politician (first naturalized American born in Africa to win election to the United States Congress), born in Nairobi, Kenya
  • John Menzies, Scottish publisher and multi-millionaire