On This Day: January 13th
This is 13th day of the year and 353 days remain in the year.
Novelist James Joyce died in Zurich.
Michael Jordan announced his second retirement from the NBA. He would "unretire" again in 2001.
After 17,162 performances, The Fantasticks ended its almost 42-year off-Broadway run.
Joseph Darby, a U.S. soldier at Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison, reported U.S. abuses of Iraqi prisoners to the Army's Criminal Investigations Division..
January 13 BirthdaysHoratio Alger1832–1899, American writer.
Gwen Verdondancer, actor
Charles Nelson Reillyactor, theater director
Elmer Davisradio commentator
Salmon P. Chasepublic official and jurist
Jan van Goyenlandscape painter