Historical Events In May - 13
Friday, 07 August 2020
1995 New Zealand beats US for the America's Cup on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history cecil Marley, cricketer (WICBC pres 1971-74, Jamaican capt 1946), dies
1996 OJ Simpson appears on British TV discussing his not guilty verdict on this day in history.
1996 John "Jack" Baines, mountaineering publisher, dies at 57 on this day in history.
2005 On May - 13 the final episode of the TV series Star Trek: Enterprise is broadcast in the United States. This episode marks the first time since 1987 that a Star Trek series is not in production.2006 Liverpool F.C. defeat West Ham United F.C. on penalties in the 2006 FA Cup Final following a 3-3 draw after extra time.
2005 On this day in history the United States Department of Defense issues a list of bases to be closed as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process (BRAC 205).
2005 On this day in history uzbek troops kill up to 70 during protests in eastern Uzbekistan over the trials of 23 accused Islamic extremists. President Islam Karimov defends the act.
2006 On this day in history liverpool F.C. defeat West Ham United F.C. on penalties in the 2006 FA Cup Final following a 3-3 draw after extra time.
2009 Rabbi Meir Brandsdorfer, member of the Rabbinical Court of the Edah HaChareidis, Jerusalem on this day in history.
2012 On May - 13 49 dismembered bodies are found on a Mexican highway as part of the Mexican drug war
2014 On May - 13 christopher Columbus 's flagship, the Santa Maria, is discovered north off the coast of Haiti
2017 On May - 13 62nd Eurovision Song Contest: Portugal's Salvador Sobral wins singing "Amar Pelos Dois"
2017 On May - 13 bus plunges off cliff near Marmaris, Turkey, killing at least 23, injuring 11
2017 On this day in history 22 year old UK blogger halts spread of global ransomware cyber-attack by accidentally identifying "kill switch"
2018 Family of six carry out 3 church bombings in Surabaya, Indonesia, killing at least 13. Islamic State claims responsibility on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history china's first domestically built aircraft carrier begins sea trials in Dalian, China
2018 On this day in history players Championship Golf: American Webb Simpson fires a final round 1-over par 73 for a 4 stroke title win at TPC Sawgrass
2018 ArsĂ¨ne Wenger guides Arsenal to a 1-0 win at Huddersfield in his final game as Gunners manager after 22 years in charge on this day in history.
2018 Manchester City ends the EPL season with a 1-0 win at Southampton having smashed 11 Premier League records including biggest title winning margin (19 points) and most points (100) on this day in history.
2018 Liverpool's Egyptian soccer forward Mohamed Salah scores in a 4-0 win against Brighton to set the EPL goal scoring record (32) for a 38-game season on this day in history.
2019 Former President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir is charged in connection with the deaths of protesters the previous month Learn More >> on this day in history.
2019 The 2019 Philippine general election takes place, for all 297 seats in the House of Representatives and 12 seats in the Senate on May - 13.
2019 On this day in history prosecutors in Sweden reopen the rape allegation investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Swedish prosecutors mention their intent to seek extradition of Assange from the United Kingdom after he has served his 50-week prison sentence for skipping bail.May 14 - The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 takes place in Tel Aviv, Israel, and is won by Dutch entrant Duncan Laurence with the song "Arcade".