yeah i was born May 13th, 1995.
1110 Crusaders march into Beirut causing a bloodbath
1364 Peter Coutherel banished from Leuven
1497 Pope Alexander VI excommunicates Girolamo Savonarola
1559 Excavated corpse of heretic David Jorisz burned in Basel
1568 Battle of Langside: the forces of Mary Queen of Scots are defeated by a confederacy of Scottish Protestants under James Stewart, Earl of Moray, her half-brother.
1588 King Henri III flees Paris
1607 English colonists (John Smith) land near James River in Virginia
1619 Dutch statesman Johan van Oldenbarnevelt is executed in The Hague after having been accused of treason.
1624 Admiral Hermites fleet blockade Lima Peru
1637 Cardinal Richelieu of France creates the table knife
1643 Battle at Grantham: English parliamentary armies beat royalists
1643 Heavy earthquake strikes Santiago Chile; kills 1/3 of population
1648 Construction of the Red Fort at Delhi was completed.
1652 Ingen Ryuki invited to become the abbot of Sofokuji temple in Nagasaki
1654 Venetian fleet under Admiral Adeler beats Turkish
1777 University library at Vienna opens
1779 War of Bavarian Succession ends
1787 A fleet of eleven ships left Britain with two years provision and a cargo of 759 unwilling convicts, their guards,and ships crew numbering - 1530 people in all. They were to colonise a new land. Australia
1787 Arthur Phillip sets sails with 11 ships of criminals to Botany Bay
1820 The opera "Die Jäearsbraut" is completed
1828 US passes Tariff of Abominations
1830 Ecuador gains its independence.
1830 Republic of Ecuador is founded, with Juan Jose Flores as president
1835 The first foreign embassy in Hawaii is established
1846 US declares war on México, 2 months after fighting begins
1848 First performance of Finland's national anthem.
1861 American Civil War: Queen Victoria of Britain issues a "proclamation of neutrality" which recognizes the breakaway states as having belligerent rights.
1861 Great Comet of 1861 discovered in Australia.
1861 Queen Victoria announces England's position of neutrality
1865 South Brownsville TX (Palmito Ranch) Final engagement of Civil War PVT John J Williams of 34th Indiana is last man killed
1876 Amersfoort-Zutphen railway opens
1880 In Menlo Park, New Jersey, Thomas Edison performs the first test of his electric railway.
1882 Toba-Indians killed 20 members of French expedition
1884 Institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is founded
1888 Brazil abolishes slavery
1888 DeWolf Hopper first recited "Casey at the Bat"
1888 Princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Auréa" abolishing slavery
1888 With the passage of the Lei urea ("Golden Law"), Brazil abolishes slavery.
1890 Lord Salisbury offers Germany Helgoland in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria
1906 Bezalel Art School opens in Jerusalem
1908 Navy Nurse Corps established.
1909 Christian National Labor Workers (CNV) party begins in Netherlands
1909 The first Giro d'Italia took place in Milan. Italian cyclist Luigi Ganna was the winner.
1912 Royal Flying Corps is established in England
1913 Igor Sikorsky becomes the first man to pilot a four-engine aircraft.
1913 The first 4 engine aircraft built & flown (Igor Sikorsky-Russia)
1916 42nd Kentucky Derby: Johnny Loftus aboard George Smith wins in 2:04
1916 The first observance of Indian (Native American) Day
1917 Ernest Bloch's "Schelomo" premieres
1917 The Nuncio Eugenio Pacelli, the future Pope Pius XII, is consecrated Archbishop by Pope Benedict XV.
1917 Three peasant children report seeing the Blessed Virgin Mary near Ftima, Portugal.
1918 The first US airmail stamps issued (24¢)
1926 German Government of Luther falls
1927 "Black Friday" on Berlin Stock Exchange
1927 VVOG soccer team forms in Harderwijk
1929 The first suicidal person jumps off of the Statue of Liberty.
1930 Farmer killed by hail in Lubbock TX; this is the only known fatality due to hail
1931 Paul Doumer elected President of France
1932 Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitch marries Nina Varsar
1934 Great dustbowl storm
1936 Quiroga Government takes office in Spain
1939 SS St Louis departs Hamburg with 937 Jews fugitives
1939 The first commercial FM radio station in the United States is launched in Bloomfield, Connecticut. The station later became WDRC-FM.
1940 British bomb factory at Breda
1940 German breakthrough at Grebbelinie
1940 Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands flees the Nazi invasion in the Netherlands to Britain. Princess Juliana takes her children to Canada for their safety.
1941 Martin Bormann is named head of Nazi Party Chancellery in Germany
1941 Trial against resistance fighter comte d'Estienne d'Orves begins
1941 Willy Lewis' US jazz band performs in Switzerland
1942 Helicopter makes its first cross-country flight
1942 US troops replace New Zealanders in Fiji
1943 Axis forces surrender in Tunisia - end of the North African campaign
1943 Bureau of Navigation renamed Bureau of Naval Personnel
1943 German & Italian forces in Africa surrender
1943 World War II: German Afrika Korps and Italian troops in North Africa surrender to Allied forces.
1945 Aircraft from fast carrier task force begin 2-day attack on Kyushu airfields, Japan
1945 US troops conquer Dakeshi Okinawa
1946 Sarwate & Banerjee add 249 for 10th wicket for Indians vs Surrey
1946 US convicts 58 camp guard of Mauthausen concentration camp to death
1946 Winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam
1947 Senate approved the Taft-Hartley Act limiting the power of unions
1949 The first British-produced jet bomber, Canberra, makes its first test flight later this type of aricaraft was used in the 1982 war in the Falklands
1950 Diner's Club issues its first credit cards
1952 Pandit Nehru becomes premier of India
1952 The Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Parliament of India, held its first sitting.
1954 Anti-National Service Riots, a riot in Singapore by Chinese Middle School students.
1958 During a visit to Caracas, Venezuela, Vice President Richard M. Nixon's car is attacked by anti-American demonstrators.
1958 French settlers riot against French army in Algeria
1958 Jordan & Iraq form the Arab Federation
1958 Personal posting - May 13,1958 Jeffery Carbaugh is born in York,Pa.
1958 Pierre Pflimlin becomes Prime Minister of France.
1958 Pierre Pflimlin forms French Government
1958 Rioters attack US Vice President Nixon in Venezuala
1958 Velcro's trade mark is registered.
1960 Hundreds of UC Berkeley students congregate for the first day of protest against a visit by the House Un-American Activities Committee. 31 students are arrested, and the Free Speech Movement is born.
1960 The first launch of Delta satellite launching vehicle; it failed
1960 Personal posting - Chris Peck born - Canada
1964 Organization and deployment of world's first all nuclear-powered task group, USS Enterprise, USS Long Beach, and USS Bainbridge, to Sixth Fleet
1965 Number one hit on UK music charts - Roger Miller - King Of The Road
1965 Rolling Stones record "Satisfaction"
1965 Several Arab nations break ties with West Germany after it established diplomatic relations with Israel
1966 Personal posting - Mackenzie Kupyn born in Bellevue, WA
1966 Federal education funding is denied to 12 school districts in the South because of violations of the 1964 Civil Rights Act
1967 Dr. Zakir Hussain became 3rd President of India. He was the first Muslim President of Indian Union. He held this position till August 24, 1969.
1967 Octagonal boxing ring is tested to avoid corner injuries
1968 1,000,000 French demonstrate against De Gaulle & Pompidou
1969 Race riots in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, later known as the May 13 Incident.
1970 Beatles movie "Let it Be" premieres
1970 The Beatles movie Let It Be premieres today
1971 Grace Slick of Jefferson Airplane seriously injured in a car accident
1972 Faulty electrical wiring ignites a fire underneath the Playtown Cabaret in Osaka. Blocked exits and nonfunctional elevators cause 118 fatalities, with many victims leaping to their deaths.
1975 Hail stones as large as tennis balls hit Wernerville TN
1975 Stanley Cup ; Philadelphia Flyers beat New York Islanders 4-3
1976 The final game in the history of the American Basketball Association is played as the New York Nets defeat the Denver Nuggets 112-106 in New York to win the 1976 ABA Championship.
1978 Joie Chitwood drives a Chevette 5.6 miles on just 2 wheels
1978 Number one hit on UK music charts - Boney M - Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Girl
1979 Shah & family sentenced to death in Teheran
1980 An F3 tornado hits Kalamazoo County, Michigan. President Jimmy Carter declares it a federal disaster area.
1981 Dinamo Tbilisi wins 21st Europe Cup II
1981 Mehmet Ali Aca attempts to assassinate Pope John Paul II in St. Peter's Square in Rome. The Pope was rushed to the Agostino Gemelli University Polyclinic to undergo emergency surgery, and managed to survive.
1981 Pope John Paul II shot, wounded by assailant in St Peter's Square
1982 Braniff Airlines files for bankruptcy
1982 Soyuz T-5 is launched-Berezovoi & Lebedev for 211 days in space
1982 Terri Lea Utley, (20), from Arkansas, crowned 31st Miss USA
1983 Reggie Jackson becomes the first major league baseball player to strike out 2,000 times
1985 Laura Elena Martinez-Herring, 21, (Texas), crowned 34th Miss USA
1985 Philadelphia Police bomb a house held by group "Move", kills 11
1985 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania police storm MOVE headquarters to end a stand-off, killing 11 MOVE members and destroying the homes of 250 city residents.
1986 Personal posting - May 13 1986 great philosopher and clairvoyant Sean Johns born
1987 Ajax wins 27th Europe Cup II
1989 Approximately 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China
1989 Large groups of students occupied Tiananmen Square and began a hunger strike. See Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.
1989 Number one hit on UK music charts - Kylie Minogue - Hand On Your Heart
1989 Thousands of students stage a hunger strike in China's Tiananmen Square
1991 "Michael Jackson: The Magic & the Madness" goes on sale
1991 Apple releases Macintosh System 7.0
1992 Ajax wins 21st UEFA Cup
1992 Final episode of "Night Court" airs on NBC-TV
1993 6th annual business person run held in Wall Street
1993 Personal posting - Taylor graced this world with her existence! - USA
1993 Arsenio Hall's 1,000th show retrospective seen in Netherlands
1993 Personal posting - may 13 1993 Sarah was born YAYYYYY
1993 CBS' Knots Landing ends 14 year run with 334th show in Netherlands
1993 Methane gas explosion in Secunda coal mine South-Africa, kills 50
1993 Personal posting - Alonso Vasquez was born in Los Angeles Cali. and lives in El Paso Tx...ILY
1993 Personal posting - Mr.Bedoya was born in Northern California and lives in Santa Rosa, the Bay Area!!!!!!!!!! - USA
1995 6.5 earthquake hits Greece
1995 Chelsi Smith, 21, of USA, crowned 44th Miss Universe;
1995 New Zealand beats US for the America's Cup
1996 OJ Simpson appears on British TV discussing his not guilty verdict
1996 Severe thunderstorms and a tornado in Bangladesh kill 600 people.
1998 India carries out two nuclear tests at Pokhran, in addition to the three conducted on May 11. United States and Japan impose economic sanctions on India.
1998 Personal posting - Travis Younger Dalton (Bubba) went to heaven. Rest in Peace our Angel - USA
1998 Personal posting - Semeen Mahbubs Birthday - United Kingdom
2000 In Enschede, the Netherlands, a fireworks factory explodes, killing 22 people, wounding 950, and resulting in approximately 450 million in damage.
2000 Lara Dutta (21), who said beauty pageants give women a platform to voice our choices and opinions is named Miss Universe 2000 in the Cyprus capital Nicosia.
2001 Silvio Berlusconi's House of Freedoms coalition wins the Italian general elections.
2002 Ruth Cracknell Dies - 13/5/07
2005 Malcolm Glazer completes a hostile takeover of Manchester United for $1.4 billion.
2005 The Andijan Massacre occurs in Uzbekistan.
2006 2006 So Paulo violence: A major rebellion occurs in several prisons of the Brazilian state.
2007 Construction of the Calafat-Vidin Bridge between Romania and Bulgaria begins.