Historical Events In 2013
Friday, 14 May 2021
Feb 10 Nigeria defeat Burkina Faso 1-0 to win the football 2013 Africa Cup of Nations on this day in history.
Feb 11 Pope Benedict XVI announces his resignation from February 28, the first pope to resign since 1415 in the year 2013.
Feb 12 In the year 2013 north Korea confirms it has successfully tested a nuclear device that could be weaponized
Feb 13 16 Muslim insurgents are killed in an attack on a Narathiwat military base, Thailand in the year 2013.
Feb 14 On this day in history a suicide bombing kills 4 police officer and injures 5 in Dagestan
Feb 15 Over 1,200 people are injured after a meteor breaks up over Chelyabinsk, Russia in the year 2013.
Feb 16 84 people are killed and 190 are injured after a market bombing in Hazara Town, Pakistan in the year 2013.
Feb 17 37 people are killed and 130 are injured in a series of Baghdad car bombings in the year 2013.
Feb 18 15 people are killed by flooding and landslides in Indonesia in the year 2013.
Feb 19 12 people are killed and 11 are injured after a Yemeni Air Force plane crashes in Sana'a on this day in history.
Feb 20 Estonia becomes the first country to establish a national system of fast chargers for electric cars in the year 2013.
Feb 21 83 people are killed and 250 are injured in a series of bombing attacks in Damascus, Syria in the year 2013.
Feb 22 29 people are killed and 150 are injured by by 3 Syrian army missiles in Aleppo in the year 2013.
Feb 23 51 people are killed and 62 are injured in conflict between rival tribes in Darfur, Sudan in the year 2013.
Feb 24 On this day in history 10 Chadian soldiers and 28 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Adrar des Ifoghas, Mali
Feb 25 In the year 2013 italy Common Good, a centre left alliance, wins the Italian general election
Feb 26 A flexible battery capable of being charged wirelessly and folded and stretched is developed on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history 20 people are killed in a market fire in Calcutta, India
Feb 28 In the year 2013 28 people are killed and 60 are injured after a series of bombings across Baghdad, Iraq
Mar 01 The 2013 US budget sequestration comes into effect in the year 2013.
Mar 03 45 people are killed by a bomb blast in Karachi, Pakistan on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 2013 40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq
Mar 05 In the year 2013 the Dow Jones surpasses its 2007 pre-financial crisis levels for the first time
Mar 06 On this day in history syrian rebels capture Ar-Raqqah, their first major city
Mar 07 Hilary Mantel is awarded the 2013 David Cohen Prize for literature on this day in history.
Mar 08 North Korea terminates all peace pacts with South Korea in the year 2013.
Mar 09 19 people are killed in two suicide bombings in Kabul, Afghanistan in the year 2013.
Mar 10 Aung San Suu Kyi is re-elected leader of the Burmese National League for Democracy in the year 2013.
Mar 11 European Union bans the sale of cosmetics that have been tested on animals in the year 2013.
Mar 12 JOGMEC becomes the first to successfully extract methane hydrate from seabed deposits on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history 10 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Kunduz province, Afghanistan
Mar 14 On this day in history 25 people are killed and 50 are wounded by a series of car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq
Mar 15 In the year 2013 24 people die after a double decker bus veers of a pass in Cape Town, South Africa
Mar 16 A â‚¬10 billion Cyprus bailout plan will wipe out 10% of the citizens bank deposits on this day in history.