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 This day in History - May 13
390 Historic Events for May 13
1942

Vladimir A Dzhanibekov, USSR, cosmo (Soyuz 27, 39, T-6, T-12, T-13)

Birth
1942

Hyam Greenbaum, composer, dies at 41

Death
1943

Mary Wells, Detroit, singer (My Guy)

Birth
1943

German occupiers confiscate all radios

Event
1943

German and Italian forces in Africa surrender

Event
1944

Betsy Finley Ashton, broadcast journalist/author/lecturer

Birth
1944

Carolyn Franklin, US singer/songwriter (Baby Baby Baby, Angel)

Birth
1944

Clive Radley, cricketer (England batsman in 8 Tests 1978)

Birth
1944

Crispin Agnew of Lochnaw, British explorer/genealogist

Birth
1944

70th Preakness: Conn McCreary aboard Pensive wins in 1:59.2

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1945

Magic Dick, [Richard Salwitz], harmonicaist (J Geils Band-Centerfold)

Birth
1945

US troops conquer Dakeshi Okinawa

Event
1946

Sarwate and Banerjee add 249 for 10th wkt for Indians v Surrey

Event
1946

US convicts 58 camp guard of Mauthausen concentration camp to death

Event
1946

Winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam

Event
1946

Danny Klein, NYC, rock bassist (J Geils Band-Centerfold)

Birth
1946

Tim Pigott-Smith, actor (Sweet William, Jewel in Crown)

Birth
1947

Stephen R Donaldson, US, sci-fi author (Lord Foul's Bane)

Birth
1947

Senate approved the Taft-Hartley Act limiting the power of unions

Event
1947

David Hughes, cricketer

Birth
1947

Pete "Overend" Watts, rock bassist (Mott The Hoople-All Young Dudes)

Birth
1949

1st British-produced jet bomber, Canberra, makes its 1st test flight

Event
1949

Franklin Ajaye, BKln NY, comedian/actor (Jazz Singer, Car Wash)

Birth
1949

John Glover, conductor

Birth
1949

Zoe Wanamaker, actress (Raggedy Rawney)

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