The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

April 13th famous birthdays

Jean-Victor Mackie

Jean-Victor Mackie (18)

American TikTok star

Dylan Conrique

Dylan Conrique (17)

American actress

Poke

Poke (23)

American YouTube star

Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens (1949 - 2011)

English journalist, critic, and author

Ron Perlman

Ron Perlman (71)

American actor

Jessica Vanessa

Jessica Vanessa (29)

American social media star

Olivia Sanabia

Olivia Sanabia (18)

American actress

Carles Puyol

Carles Puyol (43)

Spanish footballer

Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett (1906 - 1989)

Irish novelist, playwright and poet

Julian DeGuzman

Julian DeGuzman (20)

American dancer

Peter Davison

Peter Davison (70)

English actor

Glenn Howerton

Glenn Howerton (45)

American actor

Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov (58)

Russian chess player

Al Green

Al Green (75)

American singer and pastor

RTGame

RTGame (26)

Irish YouTube star

Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan (1901 - 1981)

French psychoanalyst and semanticist

Baron Davis

Baron Davis (42)

American basketball player

SallyGreenGamer

SallyGreenGamer (34)

American YouTuber

Aaron Lewis

Aaron Lewis (49)

American singer and guitarist

Khea

Khea (21)

Argentine rapper and vocalist

Hillel Slovak

Hillel Slovak (1962 - 1988)

Israeli-American musician

Javon Manners

Javon Manners (19)

American social media star

Ángelo Henríquez

Ángelo Henríquez (27)

Chilean footballer

Lodovica Comello

Lodovica Comello (31)

Italian actress

Erin Alysha Barnett

Erin Alysha Barnett (26)

Australian reality star

Tony Dow

Tony Dow (76)

American actor

Lor Scoota

Lor Scoota (28)

American rapper

Paul Sorvino

Paul Sorvino (82)

American actor

Brandon Severs

Brandon Severs (16)

American actor

Kelli Giddish

Kelli Giddish (41)

American actress

Don Adams

Don Adams (1923 - 2005)

American actor and comedian

Madalyn Murray O'Hair

Madalyn Murray O'Hair (1919 - 1995)

American activist, founder of the organization American Atheists

Allison Williams

Allison Williams (33)

American actress

Caroline Rhea

Caroline Rhea (57)

Canadian actress

Cody Nickson

Cody Nickson (36)

American reality star

UnoTheActivist

UnoTheActivist (25)

American rapper

Nancy Jewel McDonie

Nancy Jewel McDonie (21)

South Korean singer and actress

Filip Geljo

Filip Geljo (19)

Canadian actor

McKenzie Mack

McKenzie Mack (17)

American singer and actress

Anders Lindegaard

Anders Lindegaard (37)

Danish footballer

Howard Keel

Howard Keel (1919 - 2004)

American actor and singer

Lou Bega

Lou Bega (46)

German singer

Liam Attridge

Liam Attridge (22)

American musician and actor

Julius Nyerere

Julius Nyerere (1922 - 1999)

Tanzanian president

Richard Trevithick

Richard Trevithick (1771 - 1833)

English engineer and inventor

On this day

April 13 in History

  • 1668

    April 13, 1668:

    King Charles II appoints John Dryden as Poet Laureate. He becomes the first English to occupy that honorary position.

  • 1742

    April 13, 1742:

    Dublin’s New Music Hall hosts the first-ever performance of the oratorio titled "Messiah". It was composed by German-born composer, George Frideric Handel.

  • 1870

    April 13, 1870: Metropolitan Museum of Art, located in New York City, opens.
  • 1896

    April 13, 1896:

    The popular operetta titled "El Capitan" is performed for the first time at Boston’s Tremont Theatre.

  • 1962

    April 13, 1962:

    American baseball legend, Stan Musial sets new record in the National League after recording 1,869th runs.

  • 1964

    April 13, 1964:

    Sidney Poitier becomes the first black-American actor to receive a competitive Academy Award.

  • 1979

    April 13, 1979:

    After over 100 hours, the longest doubles table tennis game comes to an end. The match was between Mark Warren/Bill Weir and Lance/Phil.

  • 1983

    April 13, 1983:

    American boxer, Tony Ayala, is given 35 years jail sentence after he was found guilty of sexual assault. Prior to his conviction, he had won all his 22 fights.

  • 1993

    April 13, 1993:

    The "Arcadia" play premieres. It was written by Tom Stoppard and stars Felicity Kendal, Bill Nighy, and Rufus Sewell. Trevor Nunn was the director.