World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - December 13
387 Historic Events for December 13
1947

"Caribbean Carnival" closes at International NYC after 11 perfs

Event
1947

Maine Turnpike opens to traffic

Event
1947

Les Joslin, cricketer (Test as batsman for Australia 1968, made 7 and 2)

Birth
1948

Ted Nugent, Detroit, guitarist (Cat Scratch Fever, Damn Yankees)

Birth
1948

Lillian Board, England, 400m (Olympic-silver-1968)

Birth
1948

Jeff "Skunk" Baxter, guitarist (Steely Dan-Deacon Blues)

Birth
1948

Kathy Garver, Long Beach Calif, actress (Cissy-Family Affair)

Birth
1949

R[oberta] A[nn] MacAvoy, US, sci-fi author (Damiano's Lute, Raphael)

Birth
1949

Randy Owen, Fort Payne Ala, country music star (Alabama-Mt Music)

Birth
1949

Tom Verlaine, [Miller], Mt Morris NJ, rock vocalist (Television)

Birth
1949

Walter "Clyde" Owen, rocker

Birth
1949

Nana Alexandria, USSR, International Woman's Chess Grandmaster (1976)

Birth
1949

Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capital to Jerusalem

Event
1949

AL votes down proposal to revive spitball

Event
1950

Wendie Malick, actress (Just Shoot Me)

Birth
1950

Heather North, Pasadena Calif, actress (Barefoot Executive)

Birth
1950

Davey O'List, rocker (Roxy Music)

Birth
1950

"Let's Make an Opera" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 5 perfs

Event
1950

James Dean begins his career with an appearance in a Pepsi commercial

Event
1951

Selim Palmgren, Finnish pianist/composer (Daniel Hjort), dies at 73

Death
1951

Robert Lindsay, Ilketson England, actor (Strike it Rich, King Lear)

Birth
1951

Future British PM Margaret Roberts Thatcher marries Denis Thatcher

Event
1952

John Francome, English jockey

Birth
1953

KOAM TV channel 7 in Pittsburg-Joplin, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1953

Ray Stewart, Matsqui BC, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Dunhill Cup)

Birth