This Day in History
January 13
Year 2 Day 165 WWI
Year Month Start Date Event
1838 January 13 January 13 - Navy Island evacuated.
1838 January 13 January 13 - Lord Eldon, Lord Chancellor under three kings, dies.
1878 January 13 Born - January 13 - Lionel Groulx, priest, historian, Quebec nationalist and traditionalist (d.1967)
1885 January 13 Born - January 13 - Alfred Fuller, businessman (d.1973)
1885 January 13 Died - January 13 - Gilbert Anselme Girouard, politician (b.1846)
1908 January 13 Died - January 13 - George Anthony Walkem, jurist and Premier of British Columbia (b.1834)
1913 January 13 Born - January 13 - Philip Gaglardi, politician (d.1995)
1919 January 13 Born - January 13 - Igor Gouzenko, Russian defector (d.1982)
1938 January 13 Born - January 13 - William B. Davis, actor
1948 January 13 Born - January 13 - Pat O'Brien, politician
1950 January 13 Born - January 13 - Joe Fontana, politician
1968 January 13 Born - January 13 Pat Onstad, international soccer player
1973 January 13 Born - January 13 - Dana Anderson, field hockey player
1997 January 13 January 13 - Kate Buckman, bridge expert
2002 January 13 Died - January 13 - Frank Shuster, comedian (born 1916)
2004 January 13 January 13 - U.S. President George W. Bush allows Canada to bid for contracts in Iraq.
2005 January 13 Died - January 13 - Earl Cameron, broadcaster and news anchor (born 1915)
2010 January 13 January 13 The Government of Canada sent DART to Haiti to help with the aftermath of the earthquake.
2011 January 13 Died - January 13 Alex Kirst, 47, drummer (Iggy Pop, The Nymphs) (born 1963)