Historical Events In October - 13
Friday, 07 August 2020
1990 On this day in history hans Freudenthal, mathematician/director OW&OC (F Institution), dies
1991 Daniel Oduber Quiros, president of Costa Rica (1974-1978), dies on this day in history.
1992 On this day in history hughes Rudd, news anchor (CBS Morning News), dies of aneurysm at 71
1993 On October - 13 gwen Wells, actress (Nashville), dies of cancer at 42
1995 On October - 13 golfredo Corradetti, conductor, dies at 79
1996 Albert Hughes Williams, teacher/historian, dies at 89 on this day in history.
1997 Adil Carcani, prime minister of Albania (1982-91), dies on this day in history.
2005 The Franco-Indian Lawyers Association is founded in Paris on this day in history.
2005 On October - 13 veselin Topalov wins the FIDE World Chess Championship 205.
2006 Ban Ki-moon (from South Korea) is elected as the new Secretary-General of the United Nations on this day in history.
2007 Local Government Elections are held in New Zealand on October - 13.
2010 On October - 13 thirty-three miners near CopiapÃł, Chile, trapped 700 metres underground in a mining accident in San JosÃ© Mine, are brought back to the surface after surviving for a record 69 days.
2012 15 people are killed by a market suicide bombing in Darra Adam Khel, Pakistan on this day in history.
2013 On this day in history 109 people are killed in a stampede on a bridge in Â Datia district,Â Madhya Pradesh, India
2017 Archaeologists announce the discovery of Arabic characters "Allahâ€ť and â€śAliâ€ť on Viking funeral costumes from a grave in Gamla Uppsala, Sweden on October - 13.
2017 Hungry bear crisis due to over-fishing leaves 2 people dead and 83 hostile bears shot on Sakhalin Island, Eastern Russia on October - 13.
2018 On October - 13 oldest known human remains from Poland at 115,000 years from revealed to be Neanderthal child from Ciemna Cave eaten by a large bird
2018 On this day in history pope Francis defrocks two Chilean bishops for alleged sexual abuse of minors
2019 Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal, for the balance beam, at the world championships in Stuttgart, Germany on this day in history.
2019 On October - 13 the 2019 Polish parliamentary election takes place, for all 460 seats in the Sejm and all 100 seats in the Senate.