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 This day in History - July 13
330 Historic Events for July 13
1941

24th PGA Championship: Vic Ghezzi at Cherry Hills CC Denver

Event
1942

Giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man)

Birth
1942

Harrison Ford, Chic Ill, actor (Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Frantic)

Birth
1942

Jay Uzzell, rocker (Corsairs)

Birth
1942

Jim McGuinn, rocker

Birth
1942

Rod Chandler, (Rep-R-WA, 1983- )

Birth
1942

Roger McGuinn, guitarist (Byrds-Turn Turn Turn, Mr Tambourine Man)

Birth
1942

Stephen Jo Bladd, Boston Ma, rocker (J Geils Band-Centerfold)

Birth
1942

5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis

Event
1942

German occupiers imprison 800 prominent Dutch as hostages

Event
1942

SS shoots 1,500 Jews in Josefov Poland

Event
1943

Kurt Huber, German philosopher/resistance fighter, dies at 50

Death
1943

11th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 5-3 at Shibe Park, Philadelphia

Event
1943

Greatest tank battle in history ends with Russia's defeat of Germany at Kursk, almost 6,000 tanks take part, 2,900 were lost by Germany

Event
1944

Vilnius, Lithuania, liberated

Event
1944

Erno Rubik, Budapest, inventor (Rubik's cube)

Birth
1944

Eric Freeman, Australian cricket pace bowler (late 60's)

Birth
1945

1st atom bomb explodes in New Mexico

Event
1945

Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Duvelsmoer)

Birth
1945

Ashley "Rowdy" Mallett, Australian cricket off-spinner (1968-80)

Birth
1946

"Tidbits of 1946" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 8 performances

Event
1946

Alfred Stieglitz, US photographer/art dealer (Camera Work), dies at 82

Death
1946

Cheech Marin, [Richard], comedian (Cheech and Chong-Up in Smoke)

Birth
1946

Michael Shea, US, sci-fi author (Fat Face, Polyphemus)

Birth
1947

Warwick Armstrong, cricketer (50 Tests 1901-21, 2863 runs), dies

Death