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July 13 – A Day as Today. Find out what happened a day like today, July 13: Who was born? Who died? What is celebrated? Ephemeris of July 13th in Dorian’s Secrets: The Eternal Youth Magazine!

Ephemeris of July 13:
In the Gregorian Calendar, July 13 is the 194th
(hundredth – ninety fourth) day of the year.

There are 171 days left until the end of 2021!

Quote of the Day…

My painting contains the message of pain.

— Frida Kahlo
Mexican artist (died July 13, 1954)

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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Events that Happened “Such a Day as Today” / Image Credit: Gerd Altmann

July 13 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 1174: Guillermo I of Scotland, head of the rebellion against the English, is captured in Alnwick by the forces of Enrique II of England.
  • 1191: the armies of the Third Crusade take San Juan de Acre.
  • 1260: the Livonian Order suffers one of the great defeats of the thirteenth century in the battle of Durbe against the Grand Duchy of Lithuania.
  • 1558: Battle of Gravelinas: the Spanish forces under the command of the Count of Egmont defeat the French troops of Paul des Thermes in Gravelinas.
  • 1573: Eighty Years’ War: after seven months the Siege of Haarlem ends.
  • 1643: English Revolution: Battle of Roundway Down. Henry Wilmot, at the head of the royal forces cause a serious defeat to the parliamentary troops of Sir William Waller.
  • 1794: within the framework of the First Coalition, against Revolutionary France, the Battle of the Vosges, or Battle of Trippstadt, occurs; between the French forces and the troops of Prussia, Austria and Saxony; ending in a French victory.
  • 1853: the siege of Buenos Aires by the forces of the Argentine Confederation ends.
  • 1854: Defense of Guaymas, Mexico, in which General José María Yáñez Carrillo stopped the invasion commanded by Count Gaston de Raousset-Boulbon.
  • 1862: the monument to General José de San Martín, by the French sculptor Louis Daumas, is inaugurated in the city of Buenos Aires, in the Retiro Square (now San Martín Square).
  • 1878: Treaty of Berlin: the European powers rearrange the map of the Balkans. Serbia, Montenegro and Romania become independent countries of the Ottoman Empire.
  • 1919: The British R34 airship lands in Norfolk, England, becoming the first airship to make a full trip across the Atlantic Ocean after 182 hours of flight.
  • 1923 – The Hollywood Sign is officially placed in the Hollywood Mountains, Los Angeles. It originally read “Hollywoodland” but the last four letters were removed after its renovation in 1949.
  • 1930: the First World Soccer Championship begins in Uruguay.
  • 1936: José Calvo Sotelo dies at dawn as a result of two shots fired by the socialist militant Luis Cuenca Estevas.
  • 1941: In World War II, the people of Montenegro start a popular revolt against the Axis powers (Trinaestojulski ustanak).
  • 1969: Launch of the Soviet lunar probe Luna 15, which failed in its soft landing attempt.
  • 1973: in Argentina, President Héctor Cámpora and Vice President Vicente Solano Lima resign from their respective positions.
  • 1974: The sculptor and professor Ernő Rubik invents the Rubik’s Cube, a three-dimensional mechanical puzzle, in Budapest.
  • 1976: The first issue of Vindicación Feminista, a historical magazine of the feminist movement in Spain, is presented.
  • 1977: in New York a blackout takes place during 24 hours, that produced hundreds of robberies and fires.
  • 1985: Two benefit concerts were held in London, Philadelphia, Sydney and Moscow, the goal was to raise funds for the famine in Ethiopia.
  • 1985: In the United States, Vice President George H. W. Bush becomes the 25th accidental president, when President Ronald Reagan is rushed to the hospital for polyps in the colon.
  • 1985: World Rock Day. It was declared on this date on the occasion of the Live Aid charity concert, held simultaneously in London, England, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States of America, in Sydney, Australia and Moscow, the former Soviet Union.
  • 1990: An earthquake with an epicenter in Afghanistan causes a serious accident in the Asian mountain range when an avalanche kills 43 climbers on Camp I of Lenin Peak.
  • 1997: Miguel Ángel Blanco, councilor of the Popular Party in Ermua (Basque Country, Spain), is assassinated by the terrorist group ETA, after 48 hours of kidnapping, provoking a citizen mobilization against terrorism without precedent in the country.
  • 2001: The IOC, meeting in Moscow, chooses Beijing to host the 2008 Olympic Games.
  • 2007: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the fifth film in the saga, is released in the United States, London and Mexico.
  • 2007: the destroyer BAP Ferré (DM-74) is seized in Peru.
  • 2007: final of the Copa América played in Venezuela, with the victory of Brazil against Argentina.
  • 2008: in Vietnam, the Venezuelan Dayana Mendoza is crowned Miss Universe, being the fifth Venezuelan to wear this crown.
  • 2010: Windows ends support for Windows 2000 SP4.
  • 2011: Mumbai is rocked by three bomb attacks, killing 26 people, injuring 130.
  • 2011: Resolution 1999 of the United Nations Security Council is adopted.
  • 2014: in Brazil, Germany reaches its 4th World Cup title, defeating Argentina 1-0 at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
  • 2014: The “Cygnus” capsule is launched from the coast of Virginia (United States) with about 1,300 kilos of supplies, mostly food, bound for the International Space Station, reaching it in 3 days.
  • 2016: In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is elected Prime Minister. She is the second woman to hold that position in that country.
  • 2017: In Peru, former president Ollanta Humala and his wife Nadine Heredia are sentenced to 18 months in effective prison for the Odebrecht case.
  • 2018: two attacks took place in Pakistan at the Bannu and Mastung election rallies; where in the first, a bomb exploded from a motorcycle left 5 people dead and another 37 wounded; and in the second a suicide attack killed 149 people and injured 186 others.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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Who was Born “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Susanne Jutzeler

July 13 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 100 a. C .: Julius Caesar, Roman politician and military man (f. 44 BC)
  • 40: Anyelou Cesurio Villalobus, Roman general and politician (f. 93).
  • 1426: Anne de Beauchamp, English noblewoman, wife of Richard Neville (d. 1492).
  • 1442: Vannozza Cattanei, Italian nobleman, lover of Pope Alexander VI (f. 1518).
  • 1470: Francesco Armellini, Italian ecclesiastic (d. 1528).
  • 1478: Giulio d’Este, Italian nobleman (d. 1561).
  • 1484: Pedro de Toledo, Spanish aristocrat (d. 1553).
  • 1527: John Dee, English scientist and father of Rosicrucian philosophy (d. 1609).
  • 1540: Francis Drake, English privateer and explorer (d. 1596).
  • 1579: Arthur Dee, English physician (d. 1651).
  • 1590: Clement X, Catholic Pope (d. 1676).
  • 1607: Václav Hollar, Czech engraver and draftsman (d. 1677).
  • 1608: Ferdinand III of Habsburg, Germanic Roman Emperor (d. 1657).
  • 1668: Charles Frederick of Anhalt-Bernburg, German prince (d. 1721).
  • 1672: Nicolás Salzillo, Italian sculptor (d. 1727).
  • 1677: John George of Saxony-Weissenfels, German Duke (d. 1712).
  • 1725: Cristián Luis Casimiro, Count of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Ludwigsburg between 1750 and 1796 (d. 1797).
  • 1733: Charles of Saxony, German prince (d. 1796).
  • 1745: Robert Calder, English officer (d. 1818).
  • 1753: Alois von Beckh Widmanstätten, Austrian scientist (d. 1849).
  • 1773: Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder, German writer (d. 1798).
  • 1776: Carolina of Baden, German aristocrat (d. 1841).
  • 1783: Augustus of Oldenburg, Grand Duke of Oldenburg between 1829 and 1853 (d. 1853).
  • 1787: Pellegrino Rossi, Italian economist, politician and jurist (d. 1848).
  • 1791 – Allan Cunningham, British botanist and explorer (d. 1839).
  • 1798: Charlotte of Prussia, Russian tsarina (d. 1860).
  • 1808: Antonio Arenas, Peruvian lawyer, president between 1885 and 1886 (d. 1891).
  • 1808: Patrice MacMahon, military man and French president (d. 1893).
  • 1811: George Gilbert Scott, English architect (d. 1878).
  • 1811: Pedro Mata Fontanet, Spanish physician, politician and writer (d. 1877).
  • 1813: Theophil von Hansen, Danish architect (d. 1891).
  • 1816: Bhanu-Bhakta Acharia, Nepalese poet and translator (d. 1868).
  • 1816: Gustav Freytag, German playwright and novelist (d. 1895).
  • 1821: Nathan Bedford Forrest, American military man (d. 1877).
  • 1822: Heinrich Louis d’Arrest, German astronomer (d. 1875).
  • 1826: Stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist (d. 1910).
  • 1835: Eugène Jacob de Cordemoy, French physician and botanist (d. 1911).
  • 1838: Camilo García de Polavieja, Spanish military man (d. 1914).
  • 1841: Otto Wagner, Austrian architect (d. 1918).
  • 1842: José Manuel Estrada, lawyer, professor, legislator, orator and Argentine Catholic activist (d. 1894).
  • 1842: Bronisław Markiewicz, Polish religious and priest (d. 1912).
  • 1847: Leopoldina de Braganza, Brazilian princess (d. 1871).
  • 1858: Emil Strub, Swiss engineer (d. 1909).
  • 1859: Sidney Webb, British socialist politician (d. 1947).
  • 1861: María Ana de Braganza, Infanta of Portugal, and the Grand Duchess consort of Luxembourg and her regent (d. 1942).
  • 1862: Wenceslas Constantinovich of Russia, Russian nobleman (d. 1879).
  • 1863: Margaret Murray, British anthropologist (d. 1963)
  • 1865: Papús (Gerard Encausse), Spanish-French doctor and occultist (d. 1916).
  • 1866: La Goulue (The Glutton, Louise Weber), French dancer (d. 1929).
  • 1876 ​​- William Michaels, American wrestler (d. 1934).
  • 1867: Murat Toptani, Albanian patriot, poet and sculptor (d. 1918).
  • 1886: Edward J. Flanagan, Irish Catholic priest and educator (d. 1948).
  • 1889: Luisa Mountbatten, Swedish queen (d. 1965).
  • 1891: Fréhel, French singer and actress (d. 1951).
  • 1894: Isaak Bábel, Soviet journalist, writer and playwright (d. 1940).
  • 1894: Pyotr Sobénikov, Soviet military man (d. 1960).
  • 1895: Sidney Blackmer, American actor (d. 1973).
  • 1898: Julius Schreck, Nazi military man (d. 1936).
  • 1900: George Lewis, American musician (d. 1969).
  • 1900: Teresa de Los Andes (Juana Fernández Solar), Chilean Catholic nun, the first Chilean canonized by the Catholic Church (d. 1920).
  • 1903: Kenneth Clark, British art historian (d. 1983).
  • 1903: Luis Heysen Inchásticategui, Peruvian engineer, sociologist and politician (d. 1980).
  • 1908: Antonio Barbosa Heldt, Mexican teacher and politician (d. 1973).
  • 1912: Carmelo Robledo, Argentine boxer (d. 1961).
  • 1913: Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Danish shipowner (d. 2012).
  • 1915: Kaoru Ishikawa, Japanese chemist and quality control expert (d. 1989).
  • 1918: Alberto Ascari, Italian Formula 1 driver (d. 1955).
  • 1921: James Anderson, American film and television actor (d. 1969).
  • 1921: Ernest Gold, American composer (d. 1999).
  • 1922: Anker Jørgensen, Danish politician (d. 2016).
  • 1922: Alexandre Astruc, French filmmaker.
  • 1924: Carlo Bergonzi, Italian opera singer (d. 2014).
  • 1924: Michel Constantin, French actor (d. 2003).
  • 1925: Gustavo Torner, Spanish artist.
  • 1926: Suzanne Zimmerman, American swimmer.
  • 1927: Simone Veil, French politician and lawyer (d. 2017).
  • 1928: Jaume Ferran Camps, poet and Spanish university professor (d. 2016).
  • 1928: Tommaso Buscetta, Sicilian mobster (d. 2000).
  • 1928: Bob Crane, American actor (d. 1978).
  • 1928: Leroy Vinnegar, American jazz double bass player and composer (f. 1999).
  • 1929: Mario Lacruz, Spanish literary editor and novelist (d. 2000).
  • 1929: René Laloux, French filmmaker.
  • 1931: Frank Ramsey, American basketball player.
  • 1932: Hubert Reeves, Canadian astrophysicist.
  • 1932: Antonio Roma, Argentine footballer (d. 2013).
  • 1934: Wole Soyinka, Nigerian writer, winner of the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature.
  • 1935: Jack Kemp, American politician (d. 2009).
  • 1935: Monique Wittig, French feminist writer and theorist (f. 2003).
  • 1936: Albert Ayler, American musician (d. 1970).
  • 1937: Cal Ramsey, former American basketball player and coach.
  • 1940: Patrick Stewart, British actor.
  • 1941: Robert Forster, American actor (d. 2019).
  • 1941: Luis Alberto Lacalle, Uruguayan journalist, lawyer and politician, president of Uruguay between 1990 and 1995.
  • 1941: Txema Blasco, Spanish actor.
  • 1941: Jacques Perrin, French actor and director.
  • 1942: Harrison Ford, American actor.
  • 1942: Roger McGuinn, American musician, of the band The Byrds.
  • 1943: Carlos Borcosque, Argentine film director and screenwriter.
  • 1944: Ernő Rubik, Hungarian inventor, sculptor and architect.
  • 1944: Raúl Moneta, former Argentine banker and businessman.
  • 1946: Cheech Marin, American actor.
  • 1947: Juan Carlos Loustau, Argentine referee.
  • 1948: Catherine Breillat, French filmmaker.
  • 1948: Daphne Maxwell Reid, American actress.
  • 1949: Mariana Aylwin, Chilean professor and politician.
  • 1949: Sara González, Cuban singer (f. 2012).
  • 1949: Ramón Barea, Spanish actor.
  • 1949: Clifford Harper, British artist and anarchist.
  • 1950: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwanese politician.
  • 1951: Didi Conn, American actress.
  • 1954: Sezen Aksu (Fatma Sezen Yıldırım), Turkish composer, singer and producer.
  • 1954: David Thompson, American basketball player.
  • 1956: Edmundo Hermosilla, Chilean economist.
  • 1957: Cameron Crowe, American filmmaker.
  • 1957: Thierry Boutsen, Belgian motorsport driver.
  • 1962: Tom Kenny, American voice actor.
  • 1963: Raquel Palacio, American writer.
  • 1963: Spud Webb, American basketball player.
  • 1965: Fabio Gómez, former Argentine rugby player.
  • 1965: Claudio Narea, Chilean musician.
  • 1966: David X. Cohen, American writer, producer and screenwriter.
  • 1966: Gerald Levert, American R&B singer (d. 2006).
  • 1966: Natalia Luis-Bassa, Venezuelan conductor and musician.
  • 1967: Benny Benassi, diy and Italian composer.
  • 1968: Robert Gant, American actor.
  • 1968: Omi Minami, Japanese voice actress.
  • 1969: Sandra Gugliotta, Argentine film director.
  • 1969: Mark “Barney” Greenway, British singer, of the band Napalm Death.
  • 1969: Ken Jeong, American actor and doctor.
  • 1969: Oleg Serebrian, Moldovan politician.
  • 1970: Muriel Santa Ana, Argentine actress and singer.
  • 1971: Murilo Benicio, Brazilian actor.
  • 1972: Sean Waltman, American professional wrestler.
  • 1972: Clayton Ince, Trinidadian soccer player.
  • 1973: Ariel Zárate, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1973: Dmitro Mijaylenko, Ukrainian footballer.
  • 1974: Jarno Trulli, Italian Formula 1 driver.
  • 1974: Ronan Le Crom, French footballer.
  • 1975: Ángel Morales Cuerva, Spanish footballer.
  • 1976: Al Santos, American model and actor.
  • 1976: Kohei Morita, Japanese footballer.
  • 1978: Antônio da Silva, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1979: Craig Bellamy, British footballer.
  • 1979: Daniel Díaz, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1979: Zamora, Venezuelan pianist and composer.
  • 1980: Daniel Cifuentes Alfaro, Spanish footballer.
  • 1981: Mirco Lorenzetto, Italian cyclist.
  • 1981: Nicolas Marazzi, Swiss footballer.
  • 1982: Joost van den Broek, Dutch keyboardist, of the band After Forever.
  • 1982: Ion Ansotegi, Spanish footballer.
  • 1982: Paula Ballesteros Triguero, Spanish actress.
  • 1982: Jess Roskelley, American mountaineer (f. 2019).
  • 1983: Carmen Villalobos, Colombian actress.
  • 1983: Liu Xiang, Chinese athlete.
  • 1984: Nadjim Abdou, Comorian footballer.
  • 1984: Ida Maria, Norwegian rock singer and guitarist.
  • 1984: Billy Paynter, English footballer.
  • 1984: Carmelo Valencia, Colombian footballer.
  • 1985: Charlotte Dujardin, British rider.
  • 1985: Nobuyuki Nishi, Japanese acrobatic skier.
  • 1985: Francisco Guillermo Ochoa, Mexican soccer player.
  • 1985: Johan Passave-Ducteil, French basketball player.
  • 1986: Stanley Weber, French actor.
  • 1986: Thomas Deruda, French footballer.
  • 1987: Xavi Rey, Spanish basketball player.
  • 1987: Eva Rivas, Armenian-Russian singer.
  • 1987: Oğuz Savaş, Turkish basketball player.
  • 1988: Colton Haynes, American actor and model.
  • 1988: DJ LeMahieu, American baseball player.
  • 1988: Steven R. McQueen, American actor.
  • 1988: Raúl Spank, German athlete.
  • 1988: Márcio Barbosa, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1989: Skyler Bowlin, American basketball player.
  • 1989: Juan Fernando Caicedo, Colombian footballer.
  • 1989: Elkeson de Oliveira Cardoso, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1990: Jonathan Mensah, Ghanaian footballer.
  • 1990: Emmanuel Palomares, Venezuelan actor.
  • 1990: Matt Weinberg, American voice actor.
  • 1990: Samuel García Sánchez, Spanish footballer.
  • 1991: Sebastian Foss Solevaag, Norwegian skier.
  • 1991: Seppe Smits, Belgian athlete.
  • 1991: Roger Torres, Colombian footballer.
  • 1992: Airinė Palšytė, Lithuanian athlete.
  • 1992: Rich The Kid, American rapper.
  • 1992: Jacqueline Wiles, American skier.
  • 1993: Kévin Ledanois, French cyclist.
  • 1994: Arman-Marshall Silla, Belarusian athlete.
  • 1994: Ivana Andrés, Spanish soccer player.
  • 1994: Milagros Mattio, Argentine artist.
  • 1995: Cody Bellinger, American baseball player.
  • 1995: Dante Exum, Australian basketball player.
  • 1995: Adrián Spörle, Argentine footballer.
  • 1995: Ulrikke Brandstorp, Norwegian singer.
  • 1996: Max Hess, German athlete.
  • 1996: Jacinto Muondo Dala, Angolan soccer player.
  • 1996: Nikolai Muscat, Maltese footballer.
  • 1997: Leo Howard, American actor.
  • 1997: Filip Benković, Croatian footballer.
  • 1998: Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel, French footballer.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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Who Left Us “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Katrina

July 13 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 574: John III, Italian pope (b. Around 530).
  • 678: Aisha, Arab woman, wife of the Prophet Muhammad (b. 614).
  • 939: Leo VII, Italian pope (b. Around 890).
  • 982: Gunter of Merseburg, Margrave of Merseburg (b. C. 945).
  • 1024: Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 973).
  • 1105: Rashi, French rabbi (b. 1040).
  • 1205: Hubert Walter, English Archbishop (b. C. 1160).
  • 1253: Amadeus IV of Savoy, count of Savoy from 1233 to 1253 (b. 1197).
  • 1298: Santiago de la Vorágine, Italian hagiographer.
  • 1357: Bártolo de Sassoferrato, professor of law and Italian jurist (b. 1313).
  • 1380: Bertrand du Guesclin, French soldier and constable (b.1320).
  • 1399: Peter Parler, German architect (b.1330).
  • 1402: Jianwen, Chinese Emperor (b.1377).
  • 1471: Ulrich II of Mecklenburg-Stargard, German nobleman (b.1428).
  • 1491: Alfonso of Portugal, Infant of Portugal (b.1475).
  • 1621: Albert of Austria, sovereign of the Netherlands and Count of Burgundy (b. 1559).
  • 1645: Michael I, Russian tsar (b. 1596).
  • 1683: Arthur Capell, British statesman (b.1631).
  • 1755 – Edward Braddock, British general (b.1695).
  • 1761 – Tokugawa Ieshige, Japanese shogun (b. 1712).
  • 1762 – James Bradley, British astronomer (b. 1693).
  • 1789: Victor Riquetti, Marquis de Mirabeau and French economist (b. 1715).
  • 1793: Jean-Paul Marat, French politician and activist (b. 1743).
  • 1808: Henry Benedict Stuart (Henry Benedict Stuart), British Catholic cardinal (b. 1725).
  • 1824: Agustín Agualongo, Colombian royalist soldier (b. 1780).
  • 1837: Manuel de Heras Soto, count and Mexican politician (b. 1780).
  • 1842: Fernando Felipe de Orleans, Duke of Orleans (b. 1810).
  • 1854: José María Vargas, Venezuelan politician and president (b. 1786).
  • 1864: Henryk Dembiński, Polish engineer, soldier and explorer (b. 1791).
  • 1890: John C. Frémont, American military man and adventurer (b. 1813).
  • 1896: Friedrich Kekulé, German chemist (b. 1829).
  • 1914: Camilo García de Polavieja, Spanish military man (b. 1838).
  • 1921: Gabriel Lippmann, French physicist, Nobel laureate in physics in 1908 (b. 1845).
  • 1936: José Calvo Sotelo, Spanish politician and lawyer (b. 1893).
  • 1944: César Ratti, Argentine actor (b. 1889).
  • 1945: Alla Nazimova, Russian-American actress (b.1879).
  • 1946: Alfred Stieglitz, American photographer (b.1864).
  • 1951: Arnold Schönberg, Austrian composer.
  • 1954: Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter (b.1907).
  • 1960: Joy Gresham, American writer (b.1915).
  • 1963: Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Santiago, Puerto Rican lay religious and theologian, beatified by the Catholic Church (b. 1919).
  • 1965: Laureano Gómez, Colombian politician (b. 1889).
  • 1967: Tom Simpson, British cyclist (b.1937).
  • 1970: Leslie Richard Groves, American military man (b. 1896).
  • 1973: Willy Fritsch, German actor (b.1901).
  • 1974: Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, British physicist (b.1897).
  • 1976: Joachim Peiper, German military leader (b.1915).
  • 1976: Jesús Rubio García-Mina, Spanish politician (b.1908).
  • 1980: Seretse Khama, first Botswana president (b.1921).
  • 1983: Paulo Innocenti, Italian-Brazilian footballer and coach (b.1902).
  • 1983: Gabrielle Roy, Canadian writer (b.1909).
  • 1995: Matti Pellonpää, Finnish actor and musician (b.1951).
  • 1995: Godtfred Kirk Christiansen, Danish Lego manufacturer (b.1920).
  • 1997: Miguel Ángel Blanco, Spanish politician (b. 1968).
  • 1997: Alexandra Danílova, Russian-American ballet dancer (b.1903).
  • 1997: Ekaterina Kalinchuk, Soviet artistic gymnast (b. 1922).
  • 1997: Horacio O’Connor, Argentine actor (b.1928).
  • 1998: José María Requena, Spanish writer (b. 1925).
  • 1998: Konstantinos Kollias, Greek politician (b.1901).
  • 2000: Jan Karski, Polish military man (b.1914).
  • 2001: Miguel Gila, Spanish humorist (b.1919).
  • 2002: Yousuf Karsh, Turkish photographer (b.1908).
  • 2003: Juan José Barcia Goyanes, Spanish physician (b.1901).
  • 2004: Arthur Kane, American bassist, of the band New York Dolls (b.1949).
  • 2004: Carlos Kleiber, Austrian conductor and musician (b.1930).
  • 2006: Red Buttons, American comedian (b.1919).
  • 2006: Carlos Lara Bejarano, Ecuadorian radio operator (b.1923).
  • 2008: Bronisław Geremek, Polish historian and politician (b.1932).
  • 2010: Amanda Berenguer, Uruguayan poet (b.1921).
  • 2010: José Luis Cagigas, businessman and Spanish football leader (b. 1928).
  • 2010: Nino Defilippis, Italian cyclist (b.1932).
  • 2010: George Steinbrenner, American sports leader (b.1930).
  • 2011: Santiago Chamorro, Spanish economist and diplomat (b.1949).
  • 2011: Jerry Ragovoy, American music producer and composer (b.1930).
  • 2012: Víctor Hugo Carrizo, Argentine actor (b.1960).
  • 2012: Leda Valladares, Argentine poet, singer, composer and musicologist (b. 1919).
  • 2013: Cory Monteith, Canadian singer and actor (b.1982).
  • 2014: Nadine Gordimer, South African writer, winner of the 1991 Nobel Prize for Literature (b.1923).
  • 2014: Lorin Maazel, French-American conductor and musician (b.1930).
  • 2015: Joan Sebastian, Mexican singer and composer (b.1951).
  • 2016: Juan Peña «El Lebrijano», Spanish flamenco singer and guitarist (b. 1941).
  • 2017: Héctor Lechuga, Mexican comedian and political analyst (b.1927).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Sakkanan Norkaew

July 13 – A Day as Today – Celebration

  • World Rock Day (since 1985).
  • International Conductor’s Day (since 2013).
  • International Day of the Weavers (since 2005)
  • Argentina: National Telecommunications Day (since 1992), Electric Power Worker’s Day.
  • El Salvador: Civil Engineer Day.

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today” / Image Credit: Peter H

July 13 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • Saint Clelia Barbieri
  • Saint Henry (emperor)
  • Saint Joel
  • Saint Esdras
  • Saint Eugene of Carthage
  • Saint Joseph Wang Guiji
  • Saint Miropa de Chíos
  • Saint Sara (abbess)
  • St. Silas
  • Saint Teresa of the Andes
  • Saint Turiavo
  • Blessed Ferdinand Maria Baccilieri
  • Blessed Jacob de Varazze
  • Blessed Thomas Tunsta
  • Mystic Rose

What Sign of the Zodiac Rules those Born “A Day as Today”?

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July 13 – A Day as Today – Zodiac Sign

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