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 This day in History - November 13
348 Historic Events for November 13
1942

Chaotic "sea battle of Friday the 13th" at Guadalcanal

Event
1943

John Paul Hammond, NYC, blues singer (So Many Roads)

Birth
1943

Robert Jay Sigel, Narberth PA, PGA golfer (1994 GTE West Classic)

Birth
1944

Wouter R van Romondt, Dutch/Dutch Antillean cartoonist

Birth
1944

Paul Graener, composer, dies at 72

Death
1944

Ken Shuttleworth, cricketpaceman (England on 1970-71 Ashes tour)

Birth
1944

Wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35), dies

Death
1944

Timmy Thomas, US singer/songwriter (Why Can't We Live Together)

Birth
1945

Australian Services draw 1st Victory Test against India

Event
1946

Martin Bresnick, composer

Birth
1946

Al Luginbill, Pomona Calif, WLAF head coach (Amsterdam Admirals)

Birth
1946

Bradman scores 106 for an Australian XI v the MCC

Event
1946

1st artificial snow produced from a natural cloud, Mt Greylock, MA

Event
1947

Joe Mantegna, Chicago Ill, actor (House of Games, Weeds)

Birth
1948

Sheila Frazier, NYC, actress (Gloria-Lazarus Syndrome)

Birth
1948

"As the Girls Go" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 420 perfs

Event
1949

Terry Reid, rock guitarist (River, Bang Bang You're Terry Reid)

Birth
1949

Whoopi Goldberg, [Caryn Johnson], NYC, actress (Color Purple, Burglar)

Birth
1949

Roger Steen, rock guitarist/vocalist (Tubes)

Birth
1950

US win 1st world championship bridge contest

Event
1950

Gilbert Perreault, NHL center (over 500 goals)

Birth
1950

G”sta Forsell, Swedish radiologist, dies at 74

Death
1951

Lefty O'Doul's all-stars, including Joe DiMaggio and Billy Martin, lose 3-1 to Pacific League all-star team (Japan)

Event
1951

Beth Anders, Norristown Penn, field hockey sweeper (Oly-bronze-1984)

Birth
1951

Janet Collins, ballerina, 1st Black dancer with Opera Co (Aida)

Birth