Historical Events for 13th July 2019

574 – John III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
1174 – William I of Scotland, key rebel in Revolt of 1173-1174, captured at Alnwick by forces loyal to Henry II of England
1882 – 200 die as train derails near Tcherny, Russia
1955 – The last execution of a woman in Britain, Ruth Ellis, takes place at Holloway Prison, London
1963 – Future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Early Wynn, wins his 300th and last MLB game at 43
1971 – 42nd MLB All Star Game, Tiger Stadium, Detroit, MI: AL beats NL, 6-4; MVP: Frank Robinson, Baltimore Orioles, OF
1977 – NYC experiences 25 hr black-out
1979 – George Harrison releases single “Faster”
2004 – 75th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 9-4 at Minute Maid Park, Houston
2012 – 19-30 people are killed after a train collides with a truck in Malelane, South Africa

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