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 This day in History - May 13
390 Historic Events for May 13
1937

Judith Somogi, NYC, conductor (Frankfurt Opera-1982)

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1937

John Cope, MP/Paymaster General

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1938

Buck Taylor, Hollywood Calif, actor (Monroes, Gunsmoke)

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1939

William W Cobey Jr, (Rep-R-NC, 1985-87)

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1939

Terry Dill, Forth Worth TX, PGA golfer (1992 Bank One Senior Classic)

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1939

Anthony Hide, racehorse trainer

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1939

SS St Louis departs Hamburg with 937 Jews fugitives

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1939

65th Preakness: George Seabo aboard Challedon wins in 1:59.8

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1939

Harvey Keitel, actor (Taxi Driver, Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs)

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1940

Bruce Chatwin, England, writer (On the Black Hill)

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1940

Richard Brooks, singer (Impressions)

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1940

British bomb factory at Breda

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1940

Dutch Queen Wilhelmina flees to England

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1940

German breakthrough at Grebbelinie

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1940

Churchill says I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat

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1941

Joe Brown, singer/guitarist

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1941

Ritchie Valens, singer (Donna, La Bamba)

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1941

Martin Bormann is named head of Nazi Party Chancellery in Germany

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1941

Willy Lewis' US jazz band performs in Switzerland

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1941

Imca Marina, [Bijl], singer (Viva Espa¤a, Bella Italia, Oh Brazil)

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1941

Trial against resistance fighter comte d'Estienne d'Orves begins

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1941

Senta Berger, Vienna Austria, actress (Cast a Giant Shadow)

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1942

Helicopter makes its 1st cross-country flight

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1942

Pitcher Jim Tobin belts 3 HRs in a game

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1942

Jim Douglas, jazz guitarist

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