On This Day
Discover events that happened On This Day including famous birthdays and notable deaths. Each day we highlight famous people, past and present, who have impacted our world. Browse sections by selecting the links below or click the calendar to view events on another day.
Events on This Day
Unions blacklist Walt Disney products on behalf of the striking Cartoonists Guild, who are demanding an increase in animators' wages.
Boris Yeltsin becomes Russia's first popularly elected president.
Michael Jackson is cleared of all charges in his child molestation trial, which lasted four months.
Walter Matthau wins a Tony Award for Best Actor for his role in The Odd Couple. The drama also wins for author, director and set design.
New York Yankee Roger Clemens becomes the 21st major league pitcher to win 300 games. In doing so, he also strikes out the 4,000th batter of his career.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad wins reelection. However, the validity of the vote is called into question by the opposition.
Born on This Day
Born: June 13, 1953
Age: 60 years old
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
Occupation: Film Actor, Television Actor, Comedian
1986 | 27 years old
Film Actress, Television Actress
1865 | 73 years old
Born: June 13, 1986
Age: 27 years old
Birthplace: Sherman Oaks, California, United States
1974 | 39 years old
Animal Rights Activist, ...
Animal Rights Activist, Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor, Ballet Dancer / 1962 -
Ally Sheedy is a film actress who became famous in the early 1980s for her roles in films such as War Games, The Breakfast Club, and St. Elmo's Fire.
1962 | 51 years old
Animal Rights Activist, Film Actor, ...
Died on This Day
Died: June 13, 2008
Age: 58 years old
Place: Washington, D.C. , United States
Occupation: Lawyer, Talk Show Host, News Anchor, ...
1986 | 77 years old
1987 | 62 years old
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