This Day In History
October 13th :
1775 – The United States Continental Congress orders the establishment of the Continental Navy, later renamed the United States Navy.
1884 – Greenwich is established as universal time meridian of longitude.
1983 – Ameritech Mobile Communications (now AT&T) launched the first US cellular network in Chicago, Illinois.
Celebrity Birthdays Include :
1947 – Sammy Hagar
1959 – Marie Osmond
1962 – Jerry Rice