On This Day

April 13, 1966 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Pan Am places $525,000,000 order for 25 Boeing 747s

Deaths in History

  • Abdul Salam Arif, Iraqi politician & President of Iraq (1963-66), killed in a plane crash at 45
  • Georges Duhamel, French author (Vie et aventures de Salavin, 5 vol.), dies at 81