What Happened on August 20, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"One Direction: This Is Us" 3D concert film of One Direction directed by Morgan Spurlock premieres in London

Singer-songwriter Zayn Malik
Singer-songwriter
Zayn Malik
Singer Harry Styles
Singer
Harry Styles
  • 9 Islamist militants are killed by Russian police in North Caucasus

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Actor Maximilian Schell (82) weds opera singer Iva Mihanovic (35) in Carinthia, Austria


Famous Deaths

  • Elmore Leonard, American author, dies from complications from a stroke at 87
  • Marian McPartland, English-born American Jazz musician, dies at 95