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 This day in History - August 13
361 Historic Events for August 13
1969

Midori Ito, Tokyo Japan, ice skater (Oly-silver-92)

Birth
1969

Balt Oriole Jim Palmer no-hits Oakland A's, 8-0

Event
1970

Viktor Nikolayevich Trambitsky, composer, dies at 75

Death
1970

Tim Watson, NFL/WLAF safety (Raiders, Barcelona Dragons)

Birth
1970

Elvis Grbac, NFL quarterback (SF 49ers, KC Chiefs)

Birth
1971

Ron Dickerson, WLAF running back (Scottish Claymores, London Monarchs)

Birth
1971

King Curtis, [Curtis Ousley], US musician, murdered at 37

Death
1971

Paul and Linda McCartney release "Back Seat of My Car"

Event
1971

Marcus Ragnarsson, Ostervala SWE, NHL defenseman (SJ Sharks, Sweden)

Birth
1971

Camille Thompson, Salmon Arm BC, basketball center (Olympics-96)

Birth
1971

Chad Cota, NFL safety (Carolina Panthers)

Birth
1972

George Wiess, General Manager (NY Yankees), dies at 78

Death
1972

Dutch KRO-TV transmits 440th and last "Bonanza"

Event
1972

Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Pabst Ladies Golf Classic

Event
1972

Lisa Kiggens, Salinas CA, LPGA golfer (1994 Rochester International)

Birth
1973

Armon Williams, safety/linebacker (Tennessee Oilers)

Birth
1973

Sherman Williams, NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys)

Birth
1973

Ben van Eysselsteijn, Dutch playwright (Arid Earth), dies at 75

Death
1974

Hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies

Death
1974

Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Pray for the Wanderer), dies at 76

Death
1975

Max Lamberty, Flemish sociologist (What is Culture?), dies at 81

Death
1975

Viv Richards out for 291 v England at Cricket Oval

Event
1975

Jason Gleasman, Wilmington DE, 220 lbs greco-roman wrestler (Oly-1996)

Birth
1977

Michael Klim, Poland, Australian swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1977

Henry Williamson, English author (Tarka the Otter), dies

Death