Historical Events In April - 13
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1992 American Airlines reduce its 1st-class fares 20%-50% on this day in history.
1992 On April - 13 crystal Pepsi begins test marketing in Providence, Denver & Dallas
1992 On April - 13 great Chicago Flood - Chicago's underground tunnels flood
1992 On this day in history in the Netherlands and Germany a 5.5 earthquake occurred. One person died of a heart attack at Bonn, Germany. Twenty people injured and some buildings damaged (VIII) at Roermond, Netherlands and 25 people injured and some buildings damaged (VII) at Heinsberg, Germany.
1992 Brian Oulton, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1993 Barry Karas, dies of leukemia at 49 on April - 13.
1994 On this day in history donald Benjamin Harden, archaeologist, dies at 92
1995 Edward Firth Henderson, arabist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history denis Sargan, econometrician, dies at 71
1997 Ann Craft, researcher/writer, dies at 53 on April - 13.
2001 At 8 20 p.m. MDT. A magnitude 5.4 earthquake has struck 50 km to the northeast of Dawson Creek, BC and about 100 km north of Grand Prairie, Alberta on this day in history.
2001 On April - 13 at 8:20 p.m. MDT. A magnitude 5.4 earthquake has struck 50 km to the northeast of Dawson Creek, BC and about 100 km north of Grand Prairie, Alberta
2010 On this day in history a 6.9-magnitude earthquake occurs in Qinghai, China, killing at least 2,000 and injuring more than 10,000.
2012 North Korean long range rocket testing ends in failure after the rocket broke up after launch on this day in history.
2012 Kwangmy.ngs.ng-3, a North Korean Earth observation satellite, explodes shortly after launch. The United States and other countries had called the impending launch a violation of United Nations Security Council demands. The launch was planned to mark the centenary of the birth of Kim Il-sung, the founder of the republic on this day in history.
2013 On this day in history 8 people are killed after a bomb explodes on a bus in Peshawar, Pakistan
2014 Kenyan Wilson Kipsang wins the London Marathon on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history in the 2017 Nangarhar airstrike the U.S. drops the GBU-43/B MOAB, the world's largest non-nuclear weapon, at an ISIL base in Afghanistan.
2020 Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli sings a special Easter concert in the deserted Milan cathedral accompanied by an organist on this day in history.
2020 NY Governor Andrew Cuomo says â€œI believe the worst is over if we continue to be smart,â€ about the COVID-19 pandemic in New York as death toll passes 10,000 on this day in history.
2021 On April - 13 voice actor Hank Azaria who is white apologizes for voicing Indian character Apu on "The Simpsons" for 30 years
2021 Japan's government approves the dumping of radioactive water of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant into the Pacific Ocean over the course of 30 years, with full support of the International Atomic Energy Agency. The decision is opposed by China, South Korea, and Taiwan on this day in history.
2021 The Janssen COVID-19 vaccine is paused over causing rare blood clots. on April - 13.