Historical Events In February - 13
Friday, 03 July 2020
1988 On February - 13 15th Winter Olympics games open at Calgary, Canada
1988 On February - 13 european Community plans removal of inner boundaries on Jan 1, 1992
1988 On this day in history the 15th Winter Olympics opens in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
1989 Kidnapped Belgian Premier Vanden Boeynants freed on February - 13.
1989 Oklahoma football player Charles Thompson is charged with selling cocaine; he is later sentenced to 2 years in prison on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history salvadoran army attacks Encuentros hospital, rapes, kills patients
1990 50 killed at Inkatha-UDF battle in Natal, South Africa on this day in history.
1990 On February - 13 health Minister Perrin Beatty announces $75-100,000 in compensation for each victim of the drug thalidomide born between 1959 and 1961
1990 On February - 13 ken Lynch, actor (Paratroop Command, Legend of Tom Dooley), dies at 79
1991 On February - 13 syria tells Germany they are ready to recognize Israel
1991 On February - 13 uS bombs Iraqi air raid shelter, killing 334
1991 On February - 13 bernard Sauer, Yiddish actor, dies of heart attack at 67
1992 Jose Canseco repeatedly rams his Porsche into wife Esther's BMW on this day in history.
1992 West beats East 14 to 9 in Major Soccer League all star game on February - 13.
1992 Bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist/writer (Restless Travel), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1993 Agatha Hagtingius-Seger, Dutch author (Sparkles Chain), dies at 91 on February - 13.
1994 Ship disaster near Ranong Thailand, kills 200 on this day in history.
1994 On February - 13 michael Francis Morris Lindsay, orientalist, dies at 84
1995 A Netherlands tribunal indicts 21 Serbs for atrocities committed at a Bosnian prison camp on this day in history.
1995 On February - 13 richard Weber of Chelsea, Quebec and Russian MD Mikhail Mlakhov start 1500 km ski trek from Canada's northernmost point of land to the North Pole
1995 West Indies beat New Zealand by innings &332, Courtney Walsh 13-55 on this day in history.
1995 On February - 13 abdelhafid Said, Algerian student leader, murdered
1996 On this day in history howard Stern announces he will be making the film "Private Parts"
1996 On February - 13 rock musical "Rent," by Jonathan Larson, opens off-Broadway
1997 On this day in history discovery captures Hubble Space Telescope
1998 In Victoria, BC three girls of ages 14, 15, and 16 found guilty of the murder of 14 year old schoolmate Reena Virk; three others plead guilty to assault charges on this day in history.
2005 Lúcia Santos, the last surviving of the three shepherd children to whom Our Lady of Fatima appeared in 1917, died. on this day in history.
2007 On February - 13 north Korea agrees to shut down its nuclear facilities in Yongbyon by apr 14 as a first step towards complete denuclearization, receiving in return energy aid equivalent to 50,000 tons of heavy fuel oil.
2007 Taiwan opposition leader Ma Ying-jeou resigns as the chairman of the Kuomintang party after being indicted on charges of embezzlement; Ma also announces his candidacy for the 2008 presidential election on February - 13.
2009 On February - 13 unix time passed 1,234,567,890 seconds february 13, 2009 at exactly 23:31:30 (UTC).
2013 On this day in history 16 Muslim insurgents are killed in an attack on a Narathiwat military base, Thailand
2017 US President Donald Trump accepts the resignation of national security adviser Michael Flynn over his dealings with Russia on this day in history.
2017 Harrison Ford involved in a near miss while flying a plane at John Wayne Airport, Orange County on February - 13.
2018 South African President Jacob Zuma is ordered to step down by the A.N.C on this day in history.