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 This day in History - May 13
390 Historic Events for May 13
1930

Helena Lange, German feminist, dies

Death
1930

Fridtjof Nansen, diplomat (Nobel 1922), dies

Death
1930

Only known fatality due to hail

Event
1930

Mike Gravel, (Sen-R-Alaska)

Birth
1931

Josif Marinkovic, composer, dies at 79

Death
1931

Jim Jones, reverend, poisoned over 100 in Guyana (Jonestown Massacre)

Birth
1931

William Utting, chief inspector (British Social Services)

Birth
1931

Sydney Lipworth, CEO (Monopolies and Mergers Commission)

Birth
1931

Eileen Diss, theatrical designer (August, Secret Places, Betrayal)

Birth
1931

Paul Doumer elected president of France

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1932

Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitch marries Nina Varsar

Event
1933

Paul Ernst, writer, dies at 67

Death
1933

Alden Ashforth, composer

Birth
1933

Sid Morrison, (Rep-R-WA, 1981- )

Birth
1933

Stig Gustav Schonberg, composer

Birth
1933

59th Preakness: Charley Kurtsinger aboard Head Play wins in 2:02

Event
1934

Great dustbowl storm

Event
1934

Adolf Muschg, writer

Birth
1935

Nigel Butterley, composer

Birth
1935

Yizhak Sadai, composer

Birth
1936

Alan Rayfield, governor (Long Latin Prison)

Birth
1936

Rafael Campos, Santiago Dominican Republic, actor (Tonka)

Birth
1936

Quiroga govt takes office in Spain

Event
1937

Zohra Lampert, NYC, actress (Doctor's Hospital)

Birth
1937

Roger [Joseph] Zelazny, sci-fi author (6 Hugos, Chronicles of Amber)

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