Historical Events In 2013
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Feb 10 In the year 2013 nigeria defeat Burkina Faso 1-0 to win the football 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 11 Pope Benedict XVI announces his resignation from February 28, the first pope to resign since 1415 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 2013 north Korea confirms it has successfully tested a nuclear device that could be weaponized
Feb 13 In the year 2013 16 Muslim insurgents are killed in an attack on a Narathiwat military base, Thailand
Feb 14 A suicide bombing kills 4 police officer and injures 5 in Dagestan on this day in history.
Feb 15 Over 1,200 people are injured after a meteor breaks up over Chelyabinsk, Russia on this day in history.
Feb 16 84 people are killed and 190 are injured after a market bombing in Hazara Town, Pakistan on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 2013 37 people are killed and 130 are injured in a series of Baghdad car bombings
Feb 18 15 people are killed by flooding and landslides in Indonesia on this day in history.
Feb 19 12 people are killed and 11 are injured after a Yemeni Air Force plane crashes in Sana'a in the year 2013.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 2013 29 people are killed and 150 are injured by by 3 Syrian army missiles in Aleppo
Feb 23 In the year 2013 51 people are killed and 62 are injured in conflict between rival tribes in Darfur, Sudan
Feb 24 10 Chadian soldiers and 28 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Adrar des Ifoghas, Mali on this day in history.
Feb 25 Italy Common Good, a centre left alliance, wins the Italian general election on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history a flexible battery capable of being charged wirelessly and folded and stretched is developed
Feb 27 In the year 2013 20 people are killed in a market fire in Calcutta, India
Feb 28 28 people are killed and 60 are injured after a series of bombings across Baghdad, Iraq on this day in history.
Mar 01 The 2013 US budget sequestration comes into effect on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history 45 people are killed by a bomb blast in Karachi, Pakistan
Mar 04 In the year 2013 40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq
Mar 05 On this day in history the Dow Jones surpasses its 2007 pre-financial crisis levels for the first time
Mar 06 Syrian rebels capture Ar-Raqqah, their first major city in the year 2013.
Mar 07 On this day in history hilary Mantel is awarded the 2013 David Cohen Prize for literature
Mar 08 On this day in history north Korea terminates all peace pacts with South Korea
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 on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 2013 european Union bans the sale of cosmetics that have been tested on animals
Mar 12 JOGMEC becomes the first to successfully extract methane hydrate from seabed deposits in the year 2013.
Mar 13 10 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Kunduz province, Afghanistan in the year 2013.
Mar 14 25 people are killed and 50 are wounded by a series of car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq on this day in history.
Mar 15 On this day in history 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.