On this day: December 13

Published On: Dec 12 2012 12:03:04 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 13 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, and Saddam Hussein is caught, all on this day.

OTD December 13 - Sergei Fedorov
22 / 36
Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

1969: Former NHL player Sergei Fedorov, who won the Stanley Cup three times along with the Hart Memorial Trophy in 1994 over 13 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, is born in Pskov, Soviet Union. Fedorov also played for the Anaheim Mighty Ducks, Columbus Blue Jackets and Washington Capitals during his 20-year NHL career. He is also a three-time Olympian, winning a silver medal in 1998 and a bronze medal in 2002 with Russia.

Upload Photos / Videos